Mississippi State University Libraries Mississippi State University Mississippi State University

Mrs. Mary C. Rambo papers
MSS.256


Summary Information

Repository
Mississippi State University Libraries
Title
Mrs. Mary C. Rambo papers
ID
MSS.256
Date [inclusive]
1843-1866
Extent
0.08 Cubic feet
Language
English

Preferred Citation

Mrs. Mary C. Rambo papers, Special Collections Department, Mississippi State University Libraries.

Return to Table of Contents »


Scope and Contents

Bill of sale for slaves, 1 Civil War letter, permit for supplies and statement of purchases, 2 letters from Texas, 1 contract for share-cropping, letters concerning a War of 1812 pension which was cancelled because of sympathy with the Confederacy. Chiefly Tennessee.

Return to Table of Contents »


Administrative Information

Publication Information

Mississippi State University Libraries 

P.O. Box 5408
Mississippi State, MS, 39762
662-325-7679
sp_coll@library.msstate.edu

Publication date: June 2012

Access Restrictions

Open to all researchers.

Use Restrictions

Any requests for permission to publish, quote, or reproduce materials from this collection must be submitted in writing to the Manuscripts Librarian for Special Collections. Permission for publication is given on behalf of Mississippi State University as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained.

Return to Table of Contents »


Calendar

July 16, 1843. Record of account of T.C. White meat sales for July, 1843. Downell & White, Columbus, Miss.

Mar. 7, 1853. Record of sale of slave and two children to James White, Giles County, Tenn. Recorded by county clerk.

Apr. 12, 1862. Letter, E.A. Beasley to wife. 2pp.

Feb. 9, 1864. Permit for supplies in Supply District, given to Mrs. Mary Beasley. Statement of purchases made from M.C. Sulzbacher, Nashville, Tenn., by Mrs. Mary Beasley. 2 pieces.

Mar. 25, 1867. Letter from Benj. White, Weston, Collen County, Texas. 2 pp.

Mar. 25, 1867. Letter from George White, Weston, Collen County, Texas to “Dear Brother.” 2 pp.

Jan. 1, 1871. Contract between James White and Horace Kerr for ‘share-cropping.’

Feb. 28, 1874. Letter from Acting Commissioner of Pensions, Dept. of the Interior, Washington, D.C., to Hon. W.C. Whitthorne, M.C., concerning James White’s pension. Endorsement on back.

May 22, 1876. Letter from Commissioner of Pensions, Dept. of the Interior, Washington, D.C., to W.C. Witthorne, M.C. 2 pp.

3 circulars concerning pensions.

Return to Table of Contents »