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Descriptive Summary

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Index Terms

Related Material

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University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Sarah Billingslea Papers, 1844-1891, in the Natchez Trace Collection



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Billingslea, Sarah.
Title: Sarah Billingslea Papers
Dates: 1844-1891
Abstract: Papers document Billingslea's plantation in Warren County, Mississippi.
Accession No.: 85-311
OCLC No.: 31197523
Extent: 1 in.
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Scope and Contents

Papers document Billingslea's plantation in Warren County, Mississippi. Included are records of cotton sales (1844-1866), an itemized tax receipt (1852), and correspondence (1885-1891) with attorney Gilbert Moyers concerning Billinglea's claim against the government for property appropriated by the U. S. Army during the Civil War.

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Arrangement

Cotton sales records, tax receipts, and correspondence arranged chronologically.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted access.

Use Restrictions

Unrestricted use.

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Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Billingslea, Sarah.
Subjects
Cotton trade--Mississippi.
Plantations--Mississippi.
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Claims.
Warren County (Miss.)--History--19th century--Sources.
Places
Warren County (Miss.)

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Related Material

Forms part of the Natchez Trace Collection.

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Sarah Billingslea Papers, 1844-1891, Natchez Trace Collection, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

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Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

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2E551 Sarah Billingslea Papers, 1844-1891

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