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Mary Elizabeth Thomas Civil War papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 85-18

Scope and Contents

These papers are official Confederate records of the hospitals in Georgia under the jurisdiction of Major George R. Fairbanks, Quartermaster, and some of his personal and family correspondence. The materials include budget and employment records, blank forms, inventory of money and effects of deceased soldiers, medical excuses and discharges, orders, passes, receipts, reports, requisitions and supplies, telegrams and transportation information.


  • Created: 1861-1865

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open to all researchers.

Conditions Governing Use

All requests for permission to quote, publish, broadcast or otherwise reproduce from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Associate Dean for Special Collections & Archives. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Florida State University Libraries 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 by the researcher.


886.00 items

13.25 Linear Feet

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Source of Acquisition

Gift of the estate of Mary Elizabeth Thomas

Related Materials

Microfilm 9601, Reels 1-2

Processing Information

Processed June 1987.

Mary Elizabeth Thomas Civil War papers
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Repository Details

Part of the FSU Special Collections & Archives Repository

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