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Edwin N. Swinburn Collection, 1862-1908

Collection Overview

Title: Edwin N. Swinburn Collection, 1862-1908

ID: A/176

Extent: 0.5 Linear Feet

Scope and Contents of the Materials

Autobiography, enlistment and discharge Confederate records for himself and his son, Alvin C. (or Alva C.) Includes newspaper articles written regarding wife's death and his 86th, 88th, 90th birthday reminiscences.

Box and Folder Listing

Box 1: Swinburn Personal PapersAdd to your cart.
Folder 1: Copy of hand-written partial autobiography.Add to your cart.
Hand-written by scribe, dates mentioned from 1813? to 1833. 1 item.
Folder 2: Copy of hand-written partial (continued) autobiography.Add to your cart.
In own hand writing dates mentioned 1833 to 1862. 1 item.
Folder 3: Copy of typed transcript of autobiography pages.Add to your cart.
1 item.
Folder 4: Civil War documents on Edwin Swinburn.Add to your cart.
Item 1: Copy of Civil War Confederate document.Add to your cart.
Document shows the enlistment of Edwin N. Swinburn, dated March 12,1862.
Item 2: Copy of Civil War document.Add to your cart.
Document shows the discharge of Edwin N. Swinburn, dated May 24, 1862, witnessed by Captain S. M. Noble.
Item 3: Copy of Civil War Confederate document.Add to your cart.
Showing the enlistment of oldest son, Alvin C. or Alva C. Swinburn, dated March 12, 1862.
Item 4: Copy of archival locator card.Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Copies of newspaper clippings.Add to your cart.
Written by Edwin N. Swinburn regarding his wife's death, his birthdays (86, 88, 90). Last entry date, September 13, 1908. 2 items.
Folder 6: Copies of Census and biographical information.Add to your cart.
Regards Edwin N. Swinburn and Alvin C. or Alva C. Swinburn. 3 items.
Folder 7: Swinburn family genealogy notes.Add to your cart.
1 item.