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University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the James D. Bell Letters, 1852-1930



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Creator: Bell, James D.
Title: James D. Bell Letters
Dates: 1852-1930
Abstract: Correspondence, clippings, and related material regarding to Bell's positions as a Lieutenant in the Army of the Confederate States and as Assistant Quartermaster for the Confederate States of America.
Extent: 5 inches
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Scope and Contents

Correspondence, clippings, and related material regarding to Bell's positions as a Lieutenant in the Army of the Confederate States and as Assistant Quartermaster for the Confederate States of America.

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Access to the original manuscripts is restricted. Photocopies are available for use.

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

James D. Bell Letters, 1852-1930, Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

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PHOTOCOPIES:
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3C24 Correspondence, 1852, 1863-1869, 1878-1880, 1883, 1885, 1906, 1914
Correspondence and bills, 1928-1930 and undated
Envelopes
Newspaper clipping
Letter pertaining to some misplaced goods James D. Bell may have received as a Lieutenant in the Army of the Confederate States.
Deed of Trust outlining James D. Bell's duties as Assistant Quartermaster for the Confederate States of America. The back of the deed gives an unsigned account of Bell's career in the Army of the Confederate States between 1861 and 1865.
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3C58 RESTRICTED MATERIAL

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