Letters

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Title Author Recipient Datesort descending From To Collection
Whitner6 P. Sydney Whitner Eliza Whitner Drewry's Bluff, Chesterfield County, VA Catawba County, NC Eliza Whitner Papers
Faust36 Daniel Faust Rosanah Faust VA Mahanoy City, Schuylkill County, PA Daniel Faust Letters
Lantzy4 Phillip A. Lantzy Unknown Family Member Phillip Lantzy Letters
EdwardHenry5 Edward Henry "Sister of Edward Henry" Falmouth, VA Pottsville, Schuylkill County, PA Edward Henry Collection
Jones5 William Riley Jones Mary Francis Jones Charleston, TN AL William Riley Jones papers, 1860-1900
Poe59 William S. Poe James Poe , Mary McMillian Poe , Apsanah Poe , Asa T. Poe , Mary Poe Poe Family Papers, 1858-1901
WilliamSmith15 William A. Smith John M. Smith , Phebe Smith Pleasant Valley, MD West Chester, Chester County, PA William A. Smith Letters
Fisher20 Thomas B. Litton Amanda Fisher Garysburg, Northampton County, NC Chatham County, NC Fisher Family Papers
Jefcoat90 John James Jefcoat Rachel Elizabeth Jefcoat SC SC John J. Jefcoat Papers, 1850-1891
Holman6 Freland N. Holman Isabell Holman VA Oxford County, ME
Fell13 Albinus Fell Diana “Mit” Fell Fowler Township, Trumbull County, OH Albinus Fell Collection
Beebe17 Lyman Beebe Phebe Beebe Susquehanna County, PA Lyman Beebe Papers
Gantz2 J. H. Gish Abraham Good Giesboro Point, DC Lancaster County, PA Gantz Letters
Honnoll3 Zenas Nelson Givens Sarah Jane Honnoll MS Marion County, MS Honnoll Family Papers
Box47 William Irby Box Margaret Culbertson Box , Rachel Lueller Box , William Irby Box Jr. SC Box Family Papers, 1857-1864
Blackington16 Jacob A. Blackington Hannah Blackington North Attleboro, Bristol County, MA Lyman and Jacob Blackington Papers
Jones6 William Riley Jones Mary Francis Jones Charleston, TN AL William Riley Jones papers, 1860-1900
Poe60 William S. Poe James Poe , Mary McMillian Poe Poe Family Papers, 1858-1901
Williams14 James Halloway Williams Hattie Rebecca Williams Bunker Hill, VA Chambers County, AL James and Robert Williams Letters
WilliamSmith15 William A. Smith John M. Smith , Phebe Smith Pleasant Valley, MD West Chester, Chester County, PA William A. Smith Letters
Roberson2 Alfred Roberson Prevey Roberson NC Martin County, NC Alfred Roberson Letters
Quinn19 William H. Strickland Mary A. Holland Raleigh, NC Duplin County, NC Sally G. Quinn Papers, 1850 (1860-1864) 1927
Poteet36 Martha Hendley Poteet Francis Marion Poteet Mcdowell County, NC Poteet Family Letters
LutherGranger2 Luther Granger Sabra S. White Granger Harrisburg, PA Rush, Susquehanna County, PA Luther Granger Letters
Reese10 John W. Reese Christena Reese Tullahoma, TN Buncombe County, NC John W. Reese Papers
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