Samuel W. Richey Confederate Collection 1805-1936, (bulk 1861-1865)

Author(s): Richey, Samuel W., collector
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Subjects: Generals--Confederate States of America--Correspondence
Cabinet officers--Confederate States of America--Correspondence
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Confederate States of America--Politics and government
Confederate States of America--Officials and employees
Confederate States of America--History, Military
Confederate States of America. Army--Officers
Davis, Jefferson, 1808-1889--Correspondence
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books -- Collection
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Physical Description: 744 items
Alternate Titles: Other title: Samuel Richey confederate collection
Additional Authors: Davis, Jefferson, 1808-1889
Beauregard, G. T. (Gustave Toutant), 1818-1893
Benjamin, J. P. (Judah Philip), 1811-1884
Bragg, Braxton, 1817-1876
Breckenridge, John C. (John Cabell), 1821-1875
Cooper, Samuel, 1798-1876
Davis, Varina, 1826-1906
Hood, John Bell, 1831-1879
Jackson, Stonewall, 1824-1863
Johnston, Joseph E. (Joseph Eggleston), 1807-1891
Kirby-Smith, Edmund, 1824-1893
Lee, Robert E. (Robert Edward), 1807-1891
Pickett, George E. (George Edward), 1825-1875
Polk, Leonidas, 1806-1864
Randolph, George Wythe, 1818-1867
Seddon, James A
Stuart, Jeb, 1833-1864
Taylor, Richard, 1826-1879
Thomas, William H., Major, Trans-Mississippi Dept
Van Dorn, Earl, 1820-1863
Walker, Leroy Pope, 1817-1884
Whiting, W. H. C. (William Henry Chase), 1824-1865
Notes: Finding aid available online
References: The papers of Jefferson Davis, v. 6, p. 683
References: Joyner, Fred B. "A brief calendar of Jefferson Davis papers in the Samuel Richey Confederate Collection of the Miami University Library, Oxford, Ohio." Journal of Mississippi History, 25(Jan. 1963):15-32
Summary: Primarily correspondence of Jefferson Davis, his cabinet officers, and Confederate military officers, from 1861 through 1865
Cite as: Samuel W. Richey Confederate Collection, The Walter Havighurst Special Collections, Miami University, Oxford, Ohio
Photocopying allowed on an item by item basis at the discretion of the staff of The Walter Havighurst Special Collections
Gift of Samuel W. Richey, 1960
Samuel W. Richey graduated from Miami University in 1894 and was a trustee of the University from 1916 to 1963. He was a businessman and civic leader in Cincinnati, Ohio
Indexes: Unpublished finding aid in repository
Collected by Sutton C. Richey and Samuel W. Richey. Donated to Miami University by Samuel W. Richey in December 1960
OCLC Number: 29941629