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Francis O. Sawyer Civil War Collection

 Collection
Identifier: mss-129
Abstract

The Francis O. Sawyer Papers consist of approximately one linear foot of manuscript material from the Quartermaster Corps, U.S. Volunteers.

Dates: 1862-1870

George Perkins Marsh Collection

 Collection
Identifier: mss-985
Abstract Collection includes correspondence, diaries (1864-82), notebooks (1834-86), and published works, relating to protective tariff, founding of Smithsonian Institute, Mexican War, Civil War, and other political issues during Marsh's congressional career; his impressions of Garabaldi and Italian unification while U.S. minister to Italy (1860-82); and comparative philosophy, Near Eastern Studies, Scandanavian Studies, conservation, book collecting, and other scholarly interests. Includes papers of...
Dates: 1812-1929

Howe Family Correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: mss-888
Abstract

Collection consists of family correspondence between Miss Frances "Frank" Howe, her brother William, and father David during the Civil War. Letters to "Frank" from cousins and friends are also present.

Dates: 1856-1866

Hubbard Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: mss-113
Abstract

The Hubbard Family Papers consist of one box of family correspondence from the years 1825-1878. Probably the major interest of the Hubbard Family Papers lies in the considerable number of letters to and from Vermonters serving as soldiers during the Civil War.

Dates: 1825-1878

James Davis Papers

 Collection
Identifier: mss-099
Abstract

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.

Dates: 1783-1868

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.

Dates: 1848-2004; Majority of material found within 1848 - 1866

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.

Dates: 1854-1886

John Yale Papers

 Collection
Identifier: mss-008
Abstract

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).

Dates: 1862-1920

Lanpher and Demeritt Families Papers

 Collection
Identifier: mss-899
Abstract

The collection contains Civil War letters, family correspondence, photographs, photograph albums, diaries, notes, school work, memorial cards, clippings, and financial documents (pension claims) documenting George M. Lanpher and Rufus G. Lanpher who both served in the Civil War. Activities of other members and later generations of the related families of Lanpher and Demeritt are also documented.

Dates: 1846-1941

Lucius E. Chittenden Papers

 Collection
Identifier: mss-965
Abstract

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.

Dates: 1838-1930

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Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887 2
Billings, Frederick, 1823-1890 2
Marsh, George Perkins 1801-1882 2
Morrill, Justin S., (Justin Smith), 1810-1898 2
United States. Army. Vermont Infantry Regiment, 10th (1862-1865). 2
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United States. Army. Vermont Infantry Regiment, 12th (1862-1863) 2
United States. Army. Vermont Infantry Regiment, 6th (1861-1864) 2
Benedict, George Grenville 1
Benedict, George Wyllys 1
Benedict, George Wyllys, II 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
Demeritt Family 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
Holton, Edward A. 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
Lanpher Family 1
Lanpher, George M. 1
Lanpher, Rufus G. 1
Lowell, A.C. 1
Lyman, Wyllys 1
Manson, Charles 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, 1st (1916) 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, 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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