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University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Elizabeth Dearmond Family Papers, 1827-1848



Descriptive Summary

Creator Dearmond family
Title DEARMOND (ELIZABETH) FAMILY PAPERS,
Dates: 1827-1848
Abstract Correspondence of the Dearmond (D'Armand) family. Includes letters to Elizabeth Dearmond of Clinton, Louisiana, from her sons living in various parts of Louisiana and Mississippi describing local planting and health conditions as well as the condition of their slaves. Forms part of the Natchez Trace Collection.
OCLC Record No. 34921770
Extent 30 items
Language English.
Repository Dolph Briscoe Center for American HistoryThe University of Texas at Austin

Scope and Contents

Correspondence of the Dearmond (D'Armand) family. Includes letters to Elizabeth Dearmond of Clinton, Louisiana, from her sons living in various parts of Louisiana and Mississippi describing local planting and health conditions as well as the condition of their slaves. Also included are letters discussing the Mexican War and General John A. Quitman's victorious parade through Natchez in 1847.

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Arrangement

Personal correspondence arranged chronologically.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted access.

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Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Dearmond, Elizabeth.
Quitman, John Anthony, 1798-1858.
Places
Louisiana--Rural conditions--Archival resources.
Mississippi--Rural conditions--Archival resources.
Subjects
Mexican War, 1846-1848--Archival resources.
Plantations--Louisiana--Archival resources.
Plantations--Mississippi--Archival resources.
Rural health--Southern States--History--19th century--Sources.
Slaves--Social condition.
Other Authors
Dearmond, Elizabeth.

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Elizabeth Dearmond Family Papers, 1827-1848, Center for American History, University of Texas at Austin.

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Detailed Description of the Collection

 

Inventory

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2E556 Elizabeth Dearmond Family Papers, 1827-1848

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