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Andrew H. Norton and Charles D. Jones Civil War Letters to Sarah M. Jones

 Collection
Identifier: mss-889
Abstract

Collection consists of letters to Sarah M. Jones from her brother Charles D. Jones and from her friend, and later husband, Andrew H. Norton, both of whom were Union soldiers in the Civil War.

Dates: 1864-1866

Cargill Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: mss-087
Abstract

The collection contains several folders of correspondence, including a number of letters from George Cargill documenting his service during the Civil War. Also included are many of George Cargill’s collected poems and songs. Also in the collection are account books, a war conscription notice and miscellaneous scraps.

Dates: 1863-1885

Charles E. Parker Papers

 Collection
Identifier: mss-045
Abstract

Charles Edmund Parker (1839-1923) was a prominent businessman of Vergennes, Vermont, Civil War veteran, and politician. The collection covers 1810-1943 and includes family and civil war era correspondence, militia records, business records, and photographs.

Dates: 1810-1943

Charles Manson Civil War Letters

 Collection
Identifier: mss-726
Abstract

Collection contains 76 letters of Charles Manson, a soldier who served in the 12th Vermont Infantry and later in the 17th Vermont Infantry. He was seriously wounded in the assault on Petersburg, April 2, 1865.

Dates: 1862-1871

Collamer Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: mss-093
Abstract

The Collamer Family Papers consist of three cartons of letters, business papers, legal notes and dockets, account books, speeches and orations, and other manuscripts. Although the collection includes material from the early 1800s to the 1910s, the majority of the Papers fall in date between 1840 and 1865.

Dates: 1802-1918

Edward A. Holton Civil War Papers

 Collection
Identifier: mss-678
Abstract

Collection consists of Civil War letters from Edward Holton, 4 photographs, and a few miscellaneous documents.

Dates: 1861-2001; Majority of material found in 1863-1864

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

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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 Marsh Read Papers

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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

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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, 6th (1861-1864) 2
Brown, John, 1800-1859 1
Burlington Courier (Burlington, Vt.) 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
Demeritt Family 1
Dickinson, John Q. 1
Fairbanks, Erastus, 1792-1864 1
Fessenden, William Pitt 1806-1869 1
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Free Soil Courier (Burlington, Vt.) 1
Holbrook, Frederick, 1813-1909 1
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Northern Pacific Railroad Company 1
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Stevens, Henry 1819-1886 1
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United States. Army. Vermont Infantry Regiment, 12th (1862-1863) 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. Department of the Treasury 1
United States. Discovery and exploration 1
University of Vermont. 1
Vermont Cavalry. 1st Reg., 1861-1865. 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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