University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the A. S. Roberts Reminiscences, undated



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Roberts, A. S., b. 1844
Title: Roberts, A. S., Reminiscences
Dates: undated
Abstract: Composed of a typescript, the A. S. Roberts Reminiscences, undated, chronicles Roberts’ experiences during the Civil War.
Extent: 1 item
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

Born in Madison County, Virginia, A. S. Roberts (b. 1844) moved with his family to Eufaula, Alabama in 1849. At the age of sixteen, Roberts moved to Texas, where he enlisted as a soldier and courier in the Company B of the 4th Texas Infantry Regiment in the Confederate Army during the Civil War.


Scope and Contents

Composed of a typescript, the A. S. Roberts Reminiscences, undated, chronicles Roberts’ experiences during the Civil War. The reminiscences discuss Roberts’ childhood and his activities as a soldier and courier in Company B of the 4th Texas Infantry Regiment.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research use.


Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Roberts, A. S., b. 1844 -- Archives.
Subjects (Organizations)
Confederate States of America. Army. Texas Infantry Regiment, 4th. Company B.
Places
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

A. S. Roberts Reminiscences, undated, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

Basic processing and cataloging of this collection was supported with funds from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) for the Briscoe Center’s "History Revealed: Bringing Collections to Light" project, 2009-2011.


Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

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2F478 Reminiscences, undated