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Thomas R. Smith papers

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-SC-120

Abstract

This collection includes the exercise book of Thomas R. Smith and a list of losses he sustained during the Civil War. Also included is a letter from J. Russell Smith, his son, explaining provenance of the collection.

Dates

  • 1849-1864

Creator

Restrictions on Access

This collection is available for research use.

Biographical / Historical

Thomas R. Smith was born in 1833, the son of Jonas and Miriam Smith. He was a Quaker and a member of Goose Creek Monthly Meeting of Friends in Lincoln, Virginia. He married Ellen Haines in 1859 and died in 1914.

Extent

.1 Linear Feet (.1 linear feet (2 folders.))

Language

English

Ownership and Custodial History

Found in the estate of J.Russell Smith, to whom it was given by Laura Smith.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Source of acquisition--Thomas R. Smith and Newlin R. Smith. Method of acquisition--Gift of; Date of acquisition--1973.
Description rules
Archives, Personal Papers, And Manuscripts (Appm)
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

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