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Andrews Family correspondence, photographs, and papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-004
Scope and Contents This collection includes documents of several generations of this Southern family, who lived in Washington, Georgia and Chattanooga, Tennessee. This collection documents the lives of Judge Garnett Andrews (1798-1873), his son Colonel Garnett Andrews (1837-1903), and his son Garnett Andrews, Sr. (1870-1946). There are also documents detailing Andrews family genealogy, as well as other allied families such as Ball, Beirne, Bowen and Lenoir. There are photographs of family members, correspondence, ...

R. M. Bigelow correspondence

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-088
Scope and Contents The R. M. Bigelow correspondence collection includes four letters written by R. M. Bigelow on the topic of nursing during the Civil War ranging from 1862 to 1866.

Chattanooga Daily Rebel newspapers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-098
Scope and Contents The Chattanooga Daily Rebel newspapers collection contains 2 issues of reprints of the Chattanooga Daily Rebel created in the late 1800s.

John Chauncey papers, correspondence, and memorabilia

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-010
Scope and Contents This collection contains correspondence, photographs, military records, and memorabilia collected during Captain Chauncey's service as a Union officer in the United States Civil War. The scope of the collection ranges from 1830 to 1950.The collection includes material related to the Civil War career of Captain John D.P.A.M. Chauncey, of Madison, Indiana. Captain Chauncey was with the 13th Indiana Volunteers. There is also correspondence relating to Captain Chauncey and his descendents, some of ...

Clift Family papers, commemorative medals, and other material

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-048
Scope and Contents The Clift Family papers, commemorative medals, and other material collection provides an interesting insight into the affairs of a Confederate Civil War Veteran, Moses H. Clift (1836-1911). The collection includes documents and correspondence from the war, as well as medals, banners, and certificates highlighting Clift's involvement in the United Confederate Veterans organization. Also included are documents outlining other family members' involvement with Civil War organizations, such as the ...

Colville and Paine Family correspondence

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-011
Scope and Contents This collection includes transcripts of letters authored by family members while serving the Confederate Army during the United States Civil War in Tennessee and Georgia from 1860 to 1865.

William S. Dyer correspondence

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-112
Scope and Contents The William S. Dyer correspondence collection contains photocopies of letters written by Dyer during the United States Civil War from 1861 to 1864.

Oscar Easley correspondence

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-077
Scope and Contents The facsimiles of Oscar Easley correspondence collection contains photocopies of nine letters written by Oscar Easley to his wife, Amy, during the Civil War from 1862 to 1864.

Harper's Monthly and Leslie’s Illustrated Civil War etchings

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-092
Scope and Contents The Harper's Monthly and Leslie’s Illustrated Civil War etchings collection includes hand-colored etchings depicting scenes from the American Civil War that originally appeared in Harper’s Monthly and Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper.

Charles S. Harris collection of facsimiles of Civil War diaries

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-076
Scope and Contents The Charles S. Harris collection of facsimiles of Civil War diaries contains dairies authored by three soldiers serving in United States Army dating from 1862 to 1863: Philip R. Ward, Frederick N. Kollock, and Jacob Cohn.

Nat and Bucky Hughes collection of Chattanooga research notes, photographs, and publications

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-086
Scope and Contents The Nat and Bucky Hughes collection of Chattanooga research notes, photographs, and publications includes research notes, photographs, pamphlets, books, and articles collected by Chattanooga, Tennessee historian Nathaniel C. Hughes. Materials in the collection range from 1861 to 1945 and primarily focus on United States military history.

Anne Bachman Hyde correspondence and research notes

 Collection
Identifier: MS-021
Scope and Contents This collection includes material relating to the Cherokee Indians and their removal; the Brainerd Mission; the Civil War; the South; the United Daughters of the Confederacy; historical documents (including two letters from Teddy Roosevelt), publications and journals, and literature and art. Also includes materials relating to Chattanooga lawyer and historian, Charles McGuffey (1842-1916), and this portion includes several letters and documents pertaining to his grandfather, the noted ...

Herman Lamb photographs

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-134
Scope and Contents The Herman Lamb photographs collection contains photographic prints and negatives depicting Chattanooga, Tennessee ranging from the 1920s to the 1970s. The collection contains photographic prints and negatives regarding President Franklin D. Roosevelt's visit to Chattanooga, Tennessee in 1940. Subjects also include scenes from Lookout and Signal Mountain. Also included in the collection are photographic prints of downtown Chattanooga from 1863 to 1979.

Thomas Maher collection of John T. Wilder photographs

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-054
Scope and Contents The Thomas Maher collection of John T. Wilder photographs contains facsimiles of photographs of Union Army officer John T. Wilder ranging from 1858 to 1719.

Thomas H. McCallie annotated autobiography

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-027
Scope and Contents This collection contains a photocopied facsimile of McCallie's autobiography covering a period beginning in 1901 and ending in 1912. The Memoirs is a hand-written volume of 153 pages. A transcription of the memoir is available. There are also three letters (photocopies) from 1905 concerning the founding of the McCallie School in Chattanooga, Tennessee.

Special Collections collection of Civil War newspapers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MS-125
Scope and Contents The Civil War newspapers collection contains historic reproductions of one issue each of the Chattanooga Daily Rebel and Vicksburg Daily Citizen dated 1862 August 9 and 1863 July 2 respectively. The issue of the Vicksburg Daily Citizen is reproduced on wallpaper.

Don Troiani prints

 Collection
Identifier: MS-091
Scope and Contents The Don Troiani prints collection contains signed and numbered contemporary art prints of Civil War scenes by artist Don Troiani.

United States Army Quartermaster's Department reports

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MS-049
Scope and Contents The United States Army Quartermaster's Department reports collection contains daily and monthly reports of Quartermaster stores for the Union forces in Chattanooga, Tennessee and the surrounding area. The reports range in date from 1863 to 1865, and include information about clothing, officer property transfers, garrison equipage, and forage.

John T. Wilder correspondence and papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-001
Scope and Contents This collection contains correspondence and military records regarding Brigadier General Wilder's service in the Union Army during the American Civil War from 1861 to 1865 as well as personal correspondence and papers dating from 1865 to 1937.

Nelson Wilder collection of facsimiles of John T. Wilder correspondence and photographs

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-087
Scope and Contents The Nelson Wilder collection of facsimiles of John T. Wilder correspondence and photographs contains photocopies of correspondence, photographs, and newspaper clippings regarding Nelson Wilder's great-grandfather, Civil War officer John T. Wilder. Materials in the collection range from 1862 to 1917.