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Confederate States of America. Army. Texas Brigade


Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Orlando T. Hanks Reminiscences

Identifier: A-0052
Scope and Contents

Original handwritten and typescript account of the experiences of Col. B. F. Benton's Company of Hood's Brigade during the Civil War, 1861-1865. Written from memory circa 1914-1915. Includes biographical material on the Hanks family.

Dates: 1861-1865; Donated in 1930

Sam B. Bedinger Manuscript Collection

Identifier: A-0141
Scope and Contents

Typescript of unpublished manuscript by Reverend S. B. (Sam) Bedinger entitled "The Story of Nicholas A. Davis" which consists of materials relating to the life of Nicholas A. Davis. It includes Davis' early background, his years as chaplain in Hood's Brigade and his varied life after returning to Texas from the war which included building churches, serving as a Trinity University Trustee and as president of Rusk Transportation Company.

Dates: 1984; Event: Donated 3/7/1985

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Clergy -- Texas 1
Manuscripts 1
Mililtary chaplains 1
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives 1