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Guide to the St. Clair Dearing Papers, 1864

Abstract

Dearing was a Georgia military officer. The collection includes a daguerreotype and a deck of playing cards.

Descriptive Summary

Repository
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University
Creator
Dearing, St. Clair.
Title
St. Clair Dearing papers, 1864
Language of Material
English
Extent
0.25 Linear Feet, 2 Items
Location
For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.

Collection Overview

St. Clair Dearing was a Georgia military officer during the Civil War. The collection includes a daguerreotype of Dearing and two other officers as well as a deck of playing cards made by Dearing.

Administrative Information

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warning Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.

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warning Use Restrictions

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

Daguerreotype of St. Clair Dearing and two unidentified C.S.A. officers
Box 1
Deck of Playing Cards, made by Dearing
Box 1

Subject Headings

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], St. Clair Dearing Papers, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Provenance

The provenance of the St. Clair Dearing Papers is unknown.

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.