Thomas P. Clinton letters
Scope and Contents
The collections contains letters about the burning of the University of Alabama, April 1865, which Clinton witnessed as a young boy. Also included is a paper on transportation in Tuscaloosa.
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Biographical / Historical
Thomas P. Clinton was a young boy in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, in April 1865, and was a witness to the burning of the University of Alabama campus on 4 April 1865 by Brigadier General John T. Croxton and 1,500 seasoned cavalrymen.
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Letters about the burning of the University of Alabama, April 1865, which Clinton witnessed as a young boy.
Gift of Hudson Strode, 1977
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