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Guide to the Southern Famine Relief Commission Records
1867-1868 (bulk 1867)
  MS 2430

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© 2011 New-York Historical Society

Collection processed by Jan Hilley

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on August 12, 2014
Description is in English.

Access Points

Subject Names

  • Bowne, John
  • Bright, Edward
  • Olmsted, Frederick Law, 1822-1903
  • Russell, Archibald, 1811-1871

Document Type

  • Accounts
  • Bills of lading
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Letter books
  • Telegrams

Subject Organizations

  • Memphis (Store ship)
  • New York Ladies' Southern Relief Association
  • Purveyor (Store ship)
  • United States. Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands

Subject Topics

  • Charities--New York (State)--New York
  • Famines--Southern States
  • Reconstruction

Subject Places

  • Southern States--Economic conditions