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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
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Found in 12 Collections and/or Records:

Thomas Perkins Abernethy Family Photographic Album

Identifier: WP-018
Overview This collection consists of photographs depicting soldiers at the training field, possibly at Marion Military Institut, and candid shots of Thomas Perkins Abernethy's family.
Dates: 1900 - 1915

Blue Star Salute Foundation Materials

Identifier: MSS-4051
Overview United States Blue Star Service Flag (roughly 8.5" x 14"), membership brochures, and announcements of upcoming events honoring U. S. veterans in the Jefferson and Shelby Counties, Alabama.
Dates: 2014

Byron Franklin Watson Honorable Discharge

Identifier: MSS-1608
Abstract Watson's honorable discharge from the United States States Army, 10 December 1918.
Dates: 1918-12-10

Carl Elliot Sr., Photographs

 Collection — Box 5447: [1006100294]
Identifier: 2009-199
Abstract Black and white publicity photographs showing Congressman Carl Elliott performing official duties. He is seen posing with group from Demopolis High School on the steps of U.S. Capitol building. Also including one portrait of a young Elliott in soldier's uniform.
Dates: Circa 1950s

Free Military School for Applicants for Commands of Colored Troops

Identifier: MSS-4287
Overview This collection contains a twelve-page pamphlet from the Supervisory Committee for Recruiting Colored Regiments, in Philadelphia, describing the qualifications required of men applying to be officers of African American Union troops during the US Civil War.
Dates: 1863

Charles B. Safford and Clara Safford Brooke Correspondence

Identifier: MSS-4288
Overview This collection contains letters to and from Illinois soldier Charles B. Safford, who served as a captain in the United States Colored Troops during the Civil War, and his wife Clara Safford. Many of the letters date from the time of her second marriage to Thomas S. Brooke.
Dates: 1853-1886 and undated

Sheldon C. Treat Civil War Correspondence

Identifier: MSS-4235
Overview Sheldon C. Treat was a Union soldier in the US Civil War as part of the Fourth Iowa Infantry. This collection includes twenty-one letters he wrote to his family in New England, most of them sent in 1862-1863 during his war service. It also contains a letter from his commanding officer, and a short biographical document.
Dates: 1860-1873, undated

Charles Henry Snedeker diary

Identifier: MSS-1301
Abstract Transcript of a diary created by a Union soldier who served in Company H of the 124th Regiment of the Illinois Infantry and mustered out in 1865.
Dates: 1863-1865

C. L. Townsend letters

Identifier: MSS-1419
Abstract Letters to his wife and family sent from Kentucky and Corinth, Mississippi in 1862. The letters give instructions for handling his business affairs and express discontent with the war.
Dates: 1862

Wade Hall Battle of Guadalcanal Photographs

Identifier: 2014-027
Abstract This collection depicts Battle of Guadalcanal during the World War II.
Dates: 1942 - 1943-01-01

Wade Hall World War I photographs

Identifier: 2008-034
Abstract This collection consists of 534 photographs from World War I, a drawing, and a short narrative.
Dates: 1914 - 1918

Willie T. White papers

Identifier: MSS-1548
Abstract Contains correspondence, photographs, financial records, and other materials, the majority of which are related to Willie T. White, who resided in Rockford, Birmingham, and Tuscaloosa, Alabama.
Dates: 1860-1970