Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject HeadingsScope Note: https://lccn.loc.gov/sh85051692
Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:
Overview Personal papers, mostly involving the activities of this Perry County farmer and justice of the peace.
Abstract Three bound volumes of this Alabama attorney and politician and his wife: John Cochran's diary; Mary Wellborn Cochran's journal; and a miscellany of copies of some of John Cochran's outgoing correspondence, journal entries of his, and copies of some freedman contracts to which he was party. Also includes two unidentified photographs that appear to be from the early twentieth century.
Overview Broadside listing the thirteen rules of conduct for "all concerned" which included: freedmen, employers, and employees regardless of color.
Dates: 1866 January 20
Abstract This collection consists of the proceedings of an 1868 military commission trial of Randolph at Selma, Alabama, for the assault and battery of a Freedman named Balus Eddins.