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Fight At Bridge 4 Miles From West Point, Miss. (27 February 1864), Author Unknown May 2019

Fight At Bridge 4 Miles From West Point, Miss. (27 February 1864), Author Unknown

Manuscripts and Books

Describes skirmish between 3rd Miss. Cavalry, Company I and Union troops at a bridge 4 miles west of West Point, Miss.


Description Of Area On Sookatoncha Creek Near West Point, Miss., Author Unknown May 2019

Description Of Area On Sookatoncha Creek Near West Point, Miss., Author Unknown

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Describes positions of the "3rd Miss" the "19th" and the "5th" in relation to Sookatoncha Creek (possibly Town Creek) near West Point, Miss.


Capt. John Alston Or The Independent Scout, Author Unknown May 2019

Capt. John Alston Or The Independent Scout, Author Unknown

Manuscripts and Books

Possibly an anecdote or story about a scout who eludes detection by Union troops.


Jeff Petticoats, Frank Bellew (1828-1888) May 2019

Jeff Petticoats, Frank Bellew (1828-1888)

Manuscripts and Books

Caricatures of Jefferson Davis.


The Life And Adventures Of Jeff Davis, George Arnold (1834-1865) May 2019

The Life And Adventures Of Jeff Davis, George Arnold (1834-1865)

Manuscripts and Books

No abstract provided.


Notes On Henderson's The Life Of Stonewall Jackson, Winfield Scott Featherston (1819-1891) May 2019

Notes On Henderson's The Life Of Stonewall Jackson, Winfield Scott Featherston (1819-1891)

Manuscripts and Books

Typed manuscript. Notes taken from Henderson's "The Life of Stonewall Jackson".


Biographical Account Of General Winfield Scott Featherston, Winfield Scott Featherston (1819-1891) May 2019

Biographical Account Of General Winfield Scott Featherston, Winfield Scott Featherston (1819-1891)

Manuscripts and Books

Handwritten manuscript, undated. Biographical account of General Winfield Scott Featherston.


Miscellaneous Notes On Politics, Railroads, Contract Labor Law, Winfield Scott Featherston (1819-1891) May 2019

Miscellaneous Notes On Politics, Railroads, Contract Labor Law, Winfield Scott Featherston (1819-1891)

Manuscripts and Books

Handwritten manuscripts, undated, regarding miscellaneous notes on politics, railroads, contract labor law.


Reference To The Code Of 1881, Winfield Scott Featherston (1819-1891) May 2019

Reference To The Code Of 1881, Winfield Scott Featherston (1819-1891)

Manuscripts and Books

Handwritten manuscript "Reference to the Code of 1881," regarding property taxes.


Mississippi Agriculture, Immigration, Redemption From Reconstruction, Railroads, Establishment Of An Agricultural & Mechanical College, Winfield Scott Featherston (1819-1891) May 2019

Mississippi Agriculture, Immigration, Redemption From Reconstruction, Railroads, Establishment Of An Agricultural & Mechanical College, Winfield Scott Featherston (1819-1891)

Manuscripts and Books

Handwritten manuscript, undated, regarding a letter on Mississippi agriculture, immigration, redemption from Reconstruction, railroads, establishment of an Agricultural & Mechanical College.


From The Report Of The Congressional Committee Of 1882, Winfield Scott Featherston (1819-1891) May 2019

From The Report Of The Congressional Committee Of 1882, Winfield Scott Featherston (1819-1891)

Manuscripts and Books

Handwritten manuscript "From the Report of the Congressional Committee of 1882," regarding taxess


Speech To The Daughters Of The Confederate Veterans, Winfield Scott Featherston (1819-1891) May 2019

Speech To The Daughters Of The Confederate Veterans, Winfield Scott Featherston (1819-1891)

Manuscripts and Books

Typed manuscript, undated, regarding a speech to the Edward Cary Walthall Chapter of the Daughters of the Confederate Veterans.


Speech To The Daughters Of The American Revolution, Winfield Scott Featherston (1819-1891) May 2019

Speech To The Daughters Of The American Revolution, Winfield Scott Featherston (1819-1891)

Manuscripts and Books

Typed manuscript, undated, regarding a speech to the Daughters of the American Revolution.


Colored Voters, Winfield Scott Featherston (1819-1891) May 2019

Colored Voters, Winfield Scott Featherston (1819-1891)

Manuscripts and Books

Handwritten manuscript, undated, "Colored Voters," regarding African Americans and Democratic Party.


Department Of Pensacola, Winfield Scott Featherston (1819-1891) May 2019

Department Of Pensacola, Winfield Scott Featherston (1819-1891)

Manuscripts and Books

Handwritten manuscript, undated, "Department of Pensacola," regarding a copy of lyrics to the song.


Notes For Canvas Of 1881, Winfield Scott Featherston (1819-1891) May 2019

Notes For Canvas Of 1881, Winfield Scott Featherston (1819-1891)

Manuscripts and Books

Handwritten manuscript "Notes for Canvas of 1881," regarding state and national politics.


The South's Redemption From Reconstruction, Winfield Scott Featherston (1819-1891) May 2019

The South's Redemption From Reconstruction, Winfield Scott Featherston (1819-1891)

Manuscripts and Books

Handwritten manuscript, undated, regarding speech on South's redemption from Reconstruction, politics.


The Lost Cause, Winfield Scott Featherston (1819-1891) May 2019

The Lost Cause, Winfield Scott Featherston (1819-1891)

Manuscripts and Books

Handwritten manuscript, undated, regarding speech on "the Lost Cause," or the Civil War.


Honoring The Confederate Dead, Winfield Scott Featherston (1819-1891) May 2019

Honoring The Confederate Dead, Winfield Scott Featherston (1819-1891)

Manuscripts and Books

Handwritten manuscript, undated, regarding speech for a gathering to honor the Confederate dead


Acts Of 1865, 1867, And 1870, Winfield Scott Featherston (1819-1891) May 2019

Acts Of 1865, 1867, And 1870, Winfield Scott Featherston (1819-1891)

Manuscripts and Books

Handwritten manuscript, undated, "Acts of 1865, 1867, and 1870," regarding taxes


Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Winfield Scott Featherston (1819-1891) May 2019

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Winfield Scott Featherston (1819-1891)

Manuscripts and Books

Handwritten manuscript, undated, regarding Henry Wadsworth Longfellow


The Importance Of The Election, Winfield Scott Featherston (1819-1891) May 2019

The Importance Of The Election, Winfield Scott Featherston (1819-1891)

Manuscripts and Books

Handwritten manuscript, undated, "The Importance of the Election."


Notes On The Jones Report, Winfield Scott Featherston (1819-1891) May 2019

Notes On The Jones Report, Winfield Scott Featherston (1819-1891)

Manuscripts and Books

Handwritten manuscript, undated, "Notes on the Jones Report," regarding currency.


The Dog Case, Winfield Scott Featherston (1819-1891) Apr 2019

The Dog Case, Winfield Scott Featherston (1819-1891)

Manuscripts and Books

Handwritten manuscript, undated, "The Dog Case".


What's Female Beauty But An Air Divine, Winfield Scott Featherston (1819-1891) Apr 2019

What's Female Beauty But An Air Divine, Winfield Scott Featherston (1819-1891)

Manuscripts and Books

Handwritten manuscript, undated, "What's female beauty but an air divine".


Notes For Speaking, Winfield Scott Featherston (1819-1891) Apr 2019

Notes For Speaking, Winfield Scott Featherston (1819-1891)

Manuscripts and Books

Handwritten manuscript, undated, "Notes for speaking," regarding the occasion of the Confederate reunion.


Biographical Account Of General W.S. Featherston For Goodspeed Publication, Winfield Scott Featherston (1819-1891) Apr 2019

Biographical Account Of General W.S. Featherston For Goodspeed Publication, Winfield Scott Featherston (1819-1891)

Manuscripts and Books

Handwritten manuscript, undated. Biographical account of General W.S. Featherston for Goodspeed publication.


Notes On Situation For A Speech, Winfield Scott Featherston (1819-1891) Apr 2019

Notes On Situation For A Speech, Winfield Scott Featherston (1819-1891)

Manuscripts and Books

Handwritten manuscript, undated, "Notes on situation for a speech," regarding congressional politics, currency, labor.


Memorandum Of Circuit During The War, Winfield Scott Featherston (1819-1891) Apr 2019

Memorandum Of Circuit During The War, Winfield Scott Featherston (1819-1891)

Manuscripts and Books

Handwritten manuscript, undated, "Memorandum of circuit during the war,".


Salient Points Indicating The Line Of Discussion On Memorial Day, Winfield Scott Featherston (1819-1891) Apr 2019

Salient Points Indicating The Line Of Discussion On Memorial Day, Winfield Scott Featherston (1819-1891)

Manuscripts and Books

Handwritten manuscript, undated, "Salient points indicating the line of discussion on Memorial day".