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James Davis Papers

 Collection
Identifier: mss-099
Overview The collection consists of photocopies of James Davis' personal journals for July 6, 1861 - April 1, 1863, and May 2, 1864 - July 9 1865. Written while Davis was confined to his house by injuries, these journals offer detailed, educated comments of local events, the Civil War, literature, national politics, and a variety of other subjects.

James Marsh Read Papers

 Collection
Identifier: mss-483
Abstract James Marsh Read (1833-1865), an 1853 graduate of the University of Vermont, was an explorer of the American West and a Civil War soldier. He wrote critical essays about the events of the time and kept extensive correspondence with his family. These materials are combined with the collected research and manuscript of the collection’s donor, Gretchen Howe Miller, providing insight into James M. Read’s life and the issues of this period in American and Vermont history.

John Q. Dickinson Papers

 Collection
Identifier: mss-511
Scope and Contents Collection contains the Civil War letters of John Q. Dickinson, a captain in the 7th Vermont Infantry during the Civil War. Includes letters written by Dickinson during service in Louisiana, a memo book containing a refutation of General Ben Butler's accusations against the 7th VT Infantry, diaries, and letters from Florida after the Civil War, where he was killed by the Ku Klux Klan.

John Yale Papers

 Collection
Identifier: mss-008
Overview Collection includes primarily military service papers including Yales’ enlistment and discharge papers, company muster rolls of men under his command, reports, and postwar claims for pensions and back pay; together with a small amount of correspondence and personal material (1863-93).

Lucius E. Chittenden Papers

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Identifier: mss-965
Overview The Lucius E. Chittenden papers include correspondence, letter books, account books, court dockets, transcriptions of testimony, lists of books, notebooks recording a trip to England (1871) which includes impression of bookseller Henry Stevens and various libraries, notes on rare books, notes on formation of the Republican Party in 1848, translations by Chittenden of descriptions of early French explorations of North America.

Parker Family Papers

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Identifier: mss-137
Abstract The Parker Family Papers consist largely of Civil War letters to and from Moses A. Parker. Parker's letters, many of which are to his fiance and eventual wife Eliza E. Hale Parker, offer considerable detail on the daily life of the Civil War soldier. The Parker Family was from Concord, Vermont.

Parker/Fleming Family Papers

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Identifier: mss-048
Abstract The Parker/Fleming Collection deals primarily with the descendants and relations of Charles Carrol Parker (1814-?), a Congregational minister who preached in various churches in Vermont and Maine, and Elizabeth Fleming Parker (1813-1979), his wife. The letters span the time period of 1835-1909, with the bulk of the collection lying between 1863-1879.

Smith-Kilborn Papers

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Identifier: mss-925
Abstract The Smith-Kilborn Letters consist of Kilborn family correspondence from 1862-1863, mostly consisting of letters from the Kilborn men who were serving in the army. The collection also contains Smith correspondence from 1872-1880. Most of these letters are addressed to one Eva E. Smith (occasionally spelled Evah).

Tabor H. Parcher Papers

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Identifier: mss-770
Abstract Collection contains several letters of Civil War soldier, Tabor H. Parcher of the 10th VT Regiment, to his wife Sarah, as well as Parcher's diary.

Thomas Hawley Canfield Papers

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Identifier: mss-962
Overview The Thomas H. Canfield Papers can be divided into three sections: the correspondence and papers of Thomas H. Canfield, Sr., those of his son, Thomas H. Canfield, Jr. (1874-1964?), and those of the Hopkins family into which Canfield, Sr., married. The collection contains biographical and genealogical material for both families.

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United States. Army. Vermont Infantry Regiment, 10th (1862-1865). 2
United States. Army. Vermont Infantry Regiment, 12th (1862-1863) 2
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887 1
Benedict, George Grenville 1
Benedict, George Wyllys 1
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Benedict, George Wyllys, II 1
Billings, Frederick, 1823-1890 1
Brown, John, 1800-1859 1
Burlington Courier (Burlington, Vt.) 1
Burlington Free Press 1
Canfield, Thomas Hawley, 1822-1897. 1
Canfield, Thomas Hawley, 1874-1864? 1
Cargill Family 1
Cargill, George 1
Chittenden, L. E. (Lucius Eugene), 1824-1900. 1
Collamer Family 1
Collamer, Jacob, 1791-1865 1
Commercial Bank (Burlington, Vt.) 1
Custer, George A., (George Armstrong), 1839-1876 1
Davis, James, 1783-1868 1
Dickinson, John Q. 1
Fairbanks, Erastus, 1792-1864 1
Fessenden, William Pitt 1806-1869 1
Foote, Solomon 1
Free Soil Courier (Burlington, Vt.) 1
Hatch, Benjamin F. 1
Holbrook, Frederick, 1813-1909 1
Hopkins Family 1
Hubbard family 1
Jones, Charles D. 1
Kilborn Family of Poultney, Vermont 1
Kilborn, Frank 1
Kilborn, Samuel F. 1
Lake Superior and Puget Sound Company 1
Lyman, Wyllys 1
Manson, Charles 1
Marsh, George Perkins 1801-1882 1
Morrill, Justin S., (Justin Smith), 1810-1898 1
Northern Pacific Railroad Company 1
Norton, Andrew H. 1
Parcher, Tabor H. 1
Parker family 1
Parker, Charles Carrol 1
Parker, Charles E. 1
Parker, Eliza E. Hale 1
Parker, Elizabeth Fleming 1
Parker, Moses 1
Parker-Fleming family 1
Phelps, Edward John 1822-1900 1
Quimby, Charles W. 1
Quimby, George W. 1
Read, James Marsh 1
Republican Party (Vt.) 1
Roberts, Daniel 1811-1899 1
Sawyer, Francis O. 1
Smith Family of New Haven, Vermont 1
Stevens, Henry 1819-1886 1
Stow, William 1
United States. Army. Vermont Infantry Regiment, 13th (1861-1865). 1
United States. Army. Vermont Infantry Regiment, 17th. 1
United States. Army. Vermont Infantry Regiment, 2nd (1861-1865) 1
United States. Army. Vermont Infantry Regiment, 3rd (1861-1865) 1
United States. Army. Vermont Infantry Regiment, 6th (1861-1864) 1
United States. Army. Vermont Infantry Regiment, 7th (1862-1866) 1
United States. Army. Vermont Infantry Regiment, 7th (1862-1866). Company C 1
United States. Army. Vermont Infantry Regiment, 9th (1862-1865) 1
United States. Department of the Treasury 1
United States. Discovery and exploration 1
University of Vermont. 1
Vermont Cavalry. 1st Reg., 1861-1865. 1
Vermont and Boston Telegraph 1
Walton, E. P., (Eliakim Persons), 1812-1890 1
Washburn, Peter Thacher, 1814-1870 1
Wells, Arahanna, 1845-1905 1
Wells, William, 1837-1892 1
Yale, John, b. 1841 1
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