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Title Upcountry South Carolina goes to war : letters of the Anderson, Brockman, and Moore families, 1853-1865 / edited by Tom Moore Craig ; introduction by Melissa Walker and Tom Moore Craig
Published Columbia, SC : University of South Carolina Press, [2009]
©2009
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Contents Introduction / Melissa Walker and Tom Moore Craig -- Methodology -- Family Genealogies -- Pre-Civil War Letters -- Letters, 1861 -- Letters, 1862 -- Letters, 1863 -- Letters, 1864 -- Letters, 1865 -- 1. Rules of Thalian Academy (Slabtown School), 1858 -- 2. Labor and Commodity Inventory of the Lands of Thomas John Moore, 1866 -- 3. Labor Contract with Former Slaves at Fredonia, 1866
Summary Chronicles through correspondence the lives and concerns of prominent families in piedmont South Carolina during the late-antebellum and Civil War eras. The 124 letters presented here were written by members of the Anderson, Brockman, and Moore families of Spartanburg County, neighboring planter-class families united by their shared Scots-Irish ancestry and their membership at Nazareth Presbyterian Church. --from publisher description
Notes "Published in Cooperation with the South Caroliniana Library with the Assistance of the Caroline McKissick Dial Publication Fund."
Title from PDF title page (viewed on June 13, 2012)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Anderson family -- Correspondence.
Brockman family -- Correspondence.
Moore family -- Correspondence.
Agriculture -- South Carolina -- Spartanburg County -- History -- 19th century -- Sources.
Country life -- South Carolina -- Spartanburg County -- History -- 19th century -- Sources.
Rural families -- South Carolina -- Spartanburg County -- Social conditions -- 19th century -- Sources.
South Carolina -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Sources.
Spartanburg County (S.C.) -- History -- 19th century -- Sources.
Spartanburg County (S.C.) -- Social conditions -- 19th century -- Sources.
Genre/Form History.
Records and correspondence.
Sources.
Personal correspondence.
Form Electronic book
Author Craig, Tom Moore.
Walker, Melissa, 1962-
Caroline McKissick Dial Publication Fund.
South Caroliniana Library.
LC no. 2008042216
ISBN 1611170052
1611171105 (electronic bk.)
9781611170054
9781611171105 (electronic bk.)