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Confederate States of America

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 22 Collections and/or Records:

C. B. Gardener Treasury Ledger

Identifier: Ms-1984-001

The collection contains a ledger with accounts kept by "Dr. C. B. Gardner Depository of the Treasury in a/c with the Treasury of the Confederate States" of Christiansburg, Virginia.

Dates: 1863 - 1864

Generals of the Confederacy

 Collection — Frame 1
Identifier: Art-039
Scope and Contents

© 1960 by Paul Victorius (Charlottesvillve, Virginia)

Dates: 1960

Great Seal of the Confederate States of America

Identifier: Ms-2017-022

Collection consists of an electrotype replica of the Great Seal of the Confederate States of America, along with a letter of authentication, dated 6 March 1874, from J.S. and A.B. Wyon of London, England, the engravers of the original Great Seal made for the Confederacy in 1864.

Dates: ca. 1872-1874

James G. Paxton Letter

Identifier: Ms-1988-071

Letter from James G. Paxton to Major William McLaughlin. Writing from Salem, Virginia, informs McLaughlin that his name is being put forward as a possible candidate for the Virginia Senate.

Dates: 1863

Roanoke County Confederate States of America Pension Forms

Identifier: Ms-2023-011

This collection consists of applications for pension from Confederate veterans and/or their widows residing in Roanoke, VA. Although undated, these applications are likely from the 1910s-1930s.

Dates: undated (but likely c.1920s)

Roll of Prisoners of War Paroled at Richmond

Identifier: Ms-2023-102

The Roll of Prisoners of War Paroled in Richmond identifies Union soldiers who were released from a Confederate prisoner of war camp in 1865. It conatins the names of 47 soldiers and provides their ranks, company, regiment, when and where they were captured, and their signature. They were likely held at Libby Prison, a Confederate prison in Richmond, Virginia, during the American Civil War.

Dates: 1865

Shaver and Schaeffer Family Collection

Identifier: Ms-2023-097
Abstract The Shaver and Schaeffer Family Collection consists of a variety of materials, which range in dates from 1872 to 1977. The collection includes photographs, Virginia Polytechnic Institute memorabilia, printed materials, such as coupons, advertisements, and pamphlets, ledgers, scrapbooks, correspondences, diplomas, certificates, family papers, ephemera, publications, newspaper pages, newspaper clippings, calling cards, pay stubs, church offering stubs, and additional materials collected by the...
Dates: 1872-1977

The Gray Ghost of the Confederacy

 Collection — Frame 1
Identifier: Art-044
Scope and Contents

John Singleton Mosby (1833-1916) pictured

Dates: 1992

Virginia Confederate Election Ticket

Identifier: Ms-2010-004

The collection contains a Virginia election ticket for the November 6, 1861, Confederate election. It includes the names of candidates for sixteen districts; Jefferson Davis for President, and A.H. Stephens for Vice President; and state representative candidates, John R. Edmunds and Allen T. Caperton.

Dates: 1861