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Guide to the Mary A. Bell Papers, 1846-1923

Abstract

Mary Bell's husband, C. C. Bell, was a soldier in the 16th Georgia Infantry during the Civil War.

Family letters with typescripts. Many were written by C.C. Bell while in Civil War military camps in Tennessee and Georgia.

Descriptive Summary

Repository
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University
Creator
Bell, Mary A.
Title
Mary A. Bell papers 1846-1923
Language of Material
English
Extent
0.5 Linear Feet, 125 Items
Location
For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.

Collection Overview

The collection consists of family letters with typescripts. Many were written by C.C. Bell while in Civil War military camps in Tennessee and Georgia.

Administrative Information

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Collection is open for research.

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The copyright interests in this collection have not been transferred to Duke University. For more information, consult the copyright section of the Regulations and Procedures of the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library.

Contents of the Collection

Binder 1: includes originals and transcriptions
Box 1
Binder 2: includes originals and transcriptions
Box 1

Historical Note

Mary Bell's husband, C. C. Bell, was a soldier in the 16th Georgia Infantry during the Civil War.

Subject Headings

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Mary A. Bell Papers, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Provenance

The Mary A. Bell Papers were received by the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library as a purchase in 1968.

Processing Information

Processed by Kimberly Sims, May 2011

Encoded by Kimberly Sims, July 2011

Descriptive sources and standards used to create this inventory: DACS, EAD, NCEAD guidelines, and local Style Guide.

This finding aid is NCEAD compliant.