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Alexander Melvourne Jackson Research Collection

University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Alexander Melvourne Jackson Research Collection



Descriptive Summary

Creator Jackson, Alexander Melvourne
Creator Chance, Russell James
Title Alexander Melvourne Jackson Research Collection
Abstract Research material compiled by Russell James Chance for his doctoral dissertation on Alexander M. Jackson.
Extent 3 ft.
Language Materials are in English.
Repository Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Scope and Contents

Research material compiled by Russell James Chance for his doctoral dissertation on Alexander M. Jackson. Collection consists primarily of photocopies of research material from libraries and archives. Includes copies of official reports, correspondence, journal articles, book excerpts, photographs, etc.

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Administrative Information

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Alexander Melvourne Jackson Research Collection, Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

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Detailed Description of the Collection

 

Alexander Melvourne Jackson Research Collection

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4M808 Copies of official reports, correspondence, journal articles, book excerpts, etc.
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4M809 Copies of official reports, correspondence, journal articles, book excerpts, etc.
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4M810 Copies of official reports, correspondence, journal articles, book excerpts, etc.
Photographs
Books:
Alexander Melvourne Jackson: Mississippi Lawyer, Editor, Soldier, and Politician, 1823-1857, by Russell James Chance, doctoral dissertation, Mississippi State University, 1970.
The Civil War in West Texas and New Mexico: The Lost Letterbook of Brigadier General Henry Hopkins Sibley, ed. by John P. Wilson and Jerry Thompson, Texas Western Press, 2001.
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2.325/F257 Jackson and Cavanaugh family history, including Nat P. Jackson and Mary Virginia Jones Jackson.
Scrapbooks of newspaper clippings and other materials related to the family.

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