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Finding Aid for the Juanita Brown Collection (MUM00048)

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Finding Aid for the Juanita Brown Collection



Descriptive Summary

PURL: http://purl.oclc.org/umarchives/MUM00048/
Title: Juanita Brown Collection
Dates: 1829-1948 (bulk 1850-1900)
Collector: Brown, Juanita, d. 1968
Physical Extent: 7 boxes (4.77 linear feet)
Repository: University of Mississippi. Department of Archives and Special Collections. University, MS 38677, USA
Identification: MUM00048
Language of Material: English
Abstract: Collection contains extensive Civil War correspondence, most notably the letters of J.H. Buford to his sisters.

Administrative Information

Acquisition Information

Donated by Juanita Brown, 1968.

Additions

No further additions are expected to this collection.


Subject Terms

Buford, J.H.
Confederate States of America. Army. Mississippi Infantry Regiment, 32nd
Confederate States of America. Army. Tennessee Infantry Regiment, 4th. Company H
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
Brown, Juanita, d. 1968


Formats

correspondence
receipts (financial records)
letter books
invoices
black-and-white prints (photographs)


Biographical Note

J.H. Buford was a member of the 4th Tennessee Infantry Regiment, Co. H, the Tennessee Guards from Shelby County. During 1862, he transferred to the 32nd Mississippi Infantry Regiment.


Scope and Content Note

The Juanita Brown Collection contains Civil War period correspondence, notably that of J.H. Buford. Reflected in these letters are Buford's emotions and experiences from the early days of the War, when he saw action in Kentucky and Missouri, through the campaigns of north Mississippi, middle Tennessee, northern Alabama and the Atlanta region, to the bitter days of Winter 1864. Business correspondence and currency of this period are also found in this collection.


User Information

Prefered Citation

Juanita Brown Collection, Archives and Special Collections, J.D. Williams Library, The University of Mississippi

Access Restrictions

The Juanita Brown Collection is open for research.

Copyright Restrictions

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Related Material

Resources at the University of Mississippi

For more Civil War related materials, see our Civil War subject guide.

For more Reconstruction era materials, see our Reconstruction subject guide.


Separated Material

Photographs of Juanita Brown have been removed to Collection Photographs for preservation


Arrangement

This collection is arranged in 3 series and chronologically within each series.

This inventory describes the folder level only.

Series I. Personal & General Correspondence
Series II. Business Correspondence & Documents
Series III. Miscellaneous Material

Container List

Personal & General Correspondence
1.1 Correspondence, 1835-1836
1.2 Correspondence, 1840-1843
1.3 Correspondence, 1844-1845
1.4 Correspondence, 1846-1847
1.5 Correspondence, 1848
1.6 Correspondence, 1849
1.7 Correspondence, 1850
6.1 26 November 1850. G.W. Boggs to Silas H. Clark, Kosciusko
1.8 Correspondence, 1851
1.9 Correspondence, 1852
6.3 28 February 1852. A.W. Boggs to Silas H. Clark, Winnsboro
1.10 Correspondence, 1853
1.11 Correspondence, 1854
1.12 Correspondence, 1855-1856
1.13 Correspondence, 1857
1.14 Correspondence, 1858
1.15 Correspondence, 1859
1.16 Correspondence, 1860
1.17 Correspondence, January-June, 1861
1.18 Correspondence, July-September 1861
1.19 Correspondence, October 1861
1.20 Correspondence, November-December 1861
1.21 Correspondence, January-May 1862
1.22 Correspondence, June-December 1862
1.23 Correspondence, 1863
1.24 Correspondence, January-August 1864
6.4 26 July 1864. James H. Buford to Loulie L. Clark, Near Atlanta, GA
6.2 14 August 1864. James H. Buford to Loulie Clark, Near Atlanta, GA
1.25 Correspondence, September-December 1864
1.26 Correspondence, 1865
1.27 Correspondence, 1866
2.1 Correspondence, 1869
2.2 Correspondence, April 1870
2.3 Correspondence, January-March 1870
2.4 Correspondence, May 1870
2.5 Correspondence, May-October 1870
2.6 Correspondence, 1871-1875
2.7 Correspondence, 1876
2.8 Correspondence, 1877
2.9 Correspondence, 1878
2.10 Correspondence, January-February 1879
2.11 Correspondence, September-November 1879
2.12 Correspondence, December 1879
2.13 Correspondence, January-February 1880
2.14 Correspondence, March-April 1880
2.15 Correspondence, May-December 1880
2.16 Correspondence, 1881-1883
2.17 Correspondence, 1884
2.18 Correspondence, 1885
2.19 Correspondence, 1886
2.20 Correspondence, 1890
2.21 Correspondence, 1891-1896
2.22 Correspondence, January-June 1867
2.23 Correspondence, July-December 1867
2.24 Correspondence, January-May 1868
2.25 Correspondence, June-December 1868
3.1 Correspondence, 1900-1919
3.2 Correspondence, 1920-1922
3.3 Correspondence, January-May 1923
3.4 Correspondence, 1923-1924
3.5 Correspondence, 1925
3.6 Correspondence, 1931
3.7 Correspondence, 1932
3.8 Correspondence, 1934
3.10 Correspondence, 1935
3.11 Correspondence, 1943-1948
3.12 Correspondence, Undated
3.13 Correspondence, Undated
3.14 Correspondence, Undated
3.15 Correspondence, Undated
Business Correspondence & Documents
4.1 Business Correspondence & Documents, 1829-1839
4.2 Business Correspondence & Documents, 1841-1842
4.3 Business Correspondence & Documents, 1846-1847
4.4 Business Correspondence & Documents, 1848-1849
4.5 Business Correspondence & Documents, 1850
4.6 Business Correspondence & Documents, 1851
4.7 Business Correspondence & Documents, 1852
4.8 Business Correspondence & Documents, 1857
4.9 Business Correspondence, 1858
4.10 Business Correspondence & Documents, 1859
4.11 Blues, Receipts & Invoices, 1860
4.12 Blues, Receipts & Invoices, 1861
4.13 Blues, Receipts & Invoices, 1862
4.14 Blues, Receipts & Invoices, 1863
4.15 Blues, Receipts & Invoices, 1864
4.16 Blues, Receipts & Invoices, 1865
4.17 Blues, Receipts & Invoices, 1866
4.18 Business Correspondence & Documents, 1867
4.19 Business Correspondence & Documents, 1869
4.20 Business Correspondence & Documents, 1868
4.21 Business Correspondence & Documents, 1870
4.22 Business Correspondence & Documents, 1871-1880
4.23 Business Correspondence & Documents, 1880
4.24 Business Correspondence & Documents, 1882
4.25 Business Correspondence & Documents, 1885
4.26 Business Correspondence & Documents, 1887-1889
4.27 Business Correspondence & Documents, undated
5.1 Business Correspondence & Documents, 1855
5.2 Business Correspondence & Documents, 1854
5.3 Business Correspondence & Documents, 1853
5.5 Receipts and Bills – Robson & Allen, 1850-1858
5.6 Receipts and Bills – Robson & Allen, 1858-1859
5.7 Receipts and Bills – Thompson & Clark, 1859-1864
5.8 Receipts and Bills – Sam Young, 1870
5.9 Receipts and Bills – Wyse & Clark, 1839-1865
5.10 Receipts and Bills – Benjamin Snider, 1854-1860
5.11 Receipts and Bills – Miscellaneous, circa 1830-1862
5.12 Receipts and Bills – Miscellaneous, circa 1848-1885
5.13 Business Documents – Miscellaneous, circa 1819-1904
5.14 Deeds, circa 1839-1915
5.15 Money & Notes, circa 1851-1861
5.16 Money & Notes, circa 1837-1864
Miscellaneous Material
5.17 Home Study Material, circa 1928-1932
5.18 Home Study Material, circa 1930-1932
5.4 S.H. Clark Letterbook, 1837
5.19 Miscellaneous Printed Matter, Clippings, Recipes, circa 1853-1893
5.20 Miscellaneous, circa 1852
5.21 Miscellaneous, circa 1837
5.22 Miscellaneous, circa 1901-1941
5.23 Miscellaneous
3.9 YMCA Material, 1934
5.24 Photos, Miscellaneous
Separated Material: Photographs have been removed to Collection Photographs for preservation
5.25 Provenance
7 Oversized Miscellaneous