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  • Subject is exactly "United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865"

The collection contained photocopies of genealogical research related to the Huff and Hylton families. These materials were scanned and combined into …

Hylton talks about what he heard about the battle at Richmond.

Addressed to Mrs. Barbara Hylton of Floyd Co., VA.

Hylton writes a poem to her husband, Lorenzo, about receiving the picture that he sent.

"United forever" stitched with two hearts with an arrow through them.

Letter regarding Lorenzo D. Hylton's gravesite in Marietta, Georgia. Certificate of Hylton's war record.

Assignment of real estate in Patrick County, VA., of James Dillion to his widow, Barbara Dillion.

Huff asks her sister for news of her health and tells her about a baby who died recently after falling ill. *on back of letter - another letter from…

Promissory note marking the payment of eight dollars and 90 cents to Riley Hylton.

Huff tells her sister that misfortune has made her move to another place in Putnam County.

Hubbard tells her sister that they've both lost their companions and talks about moving on with the children.

Note telling the recipient that they will be receiving a lock of hair.

Isa Hylton writes to Barbara regarding Lorenzo Hylton's death.

Five dollar confederate bond.

Slusher informs Barbara Hylton of the death of her husband, Lorenzo.

Hylton updates his wife on his recovery since his injury.

Lorenzo Hylton tells Burwell Hylton to tell his wife that he has sent a picture to her and to look for it at Uncle Bryant's.

Near Petersburg, Hylton tells his wife about the camp and getting his picture taken to send to her.

Hylton tells his wife that he is going to start marching from Kentucky to Virginia soon. He also instructs her to sell the cows at home.

Hylton talks about traveling from Abingdon, VA to Saltville, VA and about where they are going next.

Hylton tells her husband about the birth of her daughter and about the family helping to get the corn in.

Montgomery County loan account in the name of Samuel Huff

Fine of 1 dollar and 50 cents to Samuel Huff for delinquency at Battalion and Augt. Musters

Promises 4 dollars, 4 shillings and two sixpences.

Huff promises to pay John Snyder one pound and nine pence.

Indenture between Bird Smith and William Thompson, for land on the west fork of Little River in Montgomery County, VA.

Keef promises 8 dollars to be paid on or before November 1, 1806.

Weddle informs Samuel Huff of his welfare after his trip and what he saw while he traveled.

Bird Smith says that he will give Samuel Huff 30 acres of land.

Samuel Huff says that he will pay James Goad $10.00.

Goodson asks Samuel Huff to pay George Helton two pounds and five shillings for him.

Notices of payment due from Samuel Huff of the first Battalion of the 75th Virginia Militia, fined for delinquency for failing to attend muster.

Candler tells his uncle that he's about to embark on a secret move in Maryland.

Candler tells his uncle that he's about to embark on a secret move in Maryland.

Candler tells his uncle that he's about to embark on a secret move in Maryland.

Candler tells his uncle that he's about to embark on a secret move in Maryland.

Candler tells his uncle that he's about to embark on a secret move in Maryland.

Letter from Jack Foster, formerly enslaved person and body servant in the 36th Virginia Infantry, to Confederate General John McCausland, reminiscing about the Battle of Cloyd's Mountain and his time in camp service.

Letter from Mary Hayden Wallace to Mamie, expressing sorrow about "Uncle Willie's" death and indicating that her father will be much affected by the…

Letter from Catlett Conway to Willie, recounting his visits with family members in Washington D. C. and Charlottesville.

Letter from Catlett Conway to Willie, discussing the possibility of a Conway family reunion and recounting a chapter meeting of UVA alumni at which he…

Letter from Catlett Conway to Willie, sharing his thoughts about labor unions and the economy as well as defences of President Woodrow Wilson.

Letter from Catlett Conway to Willie, reporting on the coming of spring and expressing surprise that Willie is making his annual trip to Blacksburg so…

Letter from Catlett Conway to Willie, describing his Christmas in Philadelphia, reflecting on the severity of past winters, and commenting on…

Letter from Catlett Conway to Willie, thanking him for sending a genealogy of the Conway family and sharing that the Daughters of the Confederacy have…

Letter from Catlett Conway to Willie, describing his Thanksgiving in Philadelphia with family along with his opinions on the city and its…
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