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Collection Number: 01799

Collection Title: J. Bulow Campbell Papers, 1810-1938 (bulk 1920-1940).

This is a finding aid. It is a description of archival material held in the Wilson Library at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Unless otherwise noted, the materials described below are physically available in our reading room, and not digitally available through the World Wide Web. See the FAQ section for more information.


This collection was processed with support from the sponsorship of a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities, Office of Preservation, Washington, D.C., 1990-1993.

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Size 0.5 feet of linear shelf space (approximately 150 items)
Abstract The collection contains genealogical correspondence, 1920s and 1930s, of J. Bulow Campbell of Atlanta, Ga., and an accumulation of family papers and data concerning the Campbell, Bulow, Orme, Hay, Paine, Baldwin, Crowell, Edmonston, Beall, Crawford, Geddes, McChesney, Wilson, and related families. Nineteenth century documents include three letters, 1820-1821, from David Crowell Campbell (1800?-1862), a student at Hamilton College, Clinton, N.Y.; other Campbell family letters, 1809-1825; and papers relating to land and slaves owned by John Bulow Campbell (1829-1885) of Baldwin County, Ga.
Creator Campbell, J. Bulow.
Language English
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Restrictions to Access
No restrictions. Open for research.
Copyright Notice
Copyright is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.
Preferred Citation
[Identification of item], in the J. Bulow Campbell Papers, #1799, Southern Historical Collection, The Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Alternate Form of Material
Some Campbell and Orme family documents are available on microfilm.
Additional Descriptive Resources
A copy of the original finding aid for this collection is filed in folder 1a.
Sensitive Materials Statement
Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, the North Carolina Public Records Act (N.C.G.S. § 132 1 et seq.), and Article 7 of the North Carolina State Personnel Act (Privacy of State Employee Personnel Records, N.C.G.S. § 126-22 et seq.). Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill assumes no responsibility.
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The following terms from Library of Congress Subject Headings suggest topics, persons, geography, etc. interspersed through the entire collection; the terms do not usually represent discrete and easily identifiable portions of the collection--such as folders or items.

Clicking on a subject heading below will take you into the University Library's online catalog.

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The collection contains genealogical correspondence, 1920s and 1930s, of J. Bulow Campbell of Atlanta, Ga., and an accumulation of family papers and data concerning the Campbell, Bulow, Orme, Hay, Paine, Baldwin, Crowell, Edmonston, Beall, Crawford, Geddes, McChesney, Wilson, and related families. Nineteenth century documents include three letters, 1820-1821, from David Crowell Campbell (1800?-1862), a student at Hamilton College, Clinton, N.Y.; other Campbell family letters, 1809-1825; and papers relating to land and slaves owned by John Bulow Campbell (1829-1885) of Baldwin County, Ga.

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Contents list

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About 150 items.
Folder 1a

Original finding aid #01799, Series: "J. Bulow Campbell Papers, 1810-1938 (bulk 1920-1940)." Folder 1a

Folder 1

1810-1822 #01799, Series: "J. Bulow Campbell Papers, 1810-1938 (bulk 1920-1940)." Folder 1

Folder 2

1823-1883 #01799, Series: "J. Bulow Campbell Papers, 1810-1938 (bulk 1920-1940)." Folder 2

Folder 3

1887-1927 #01799, Series: "J. Bulow Campbell Papers, 1810-1938 (bulk 1920-1940)." Folder 3

Folder 4

1930-1932 #01799, Series: "J. Bulow Campbell Papers, 1810-1938 (bulk 1920-1940)." Folder 4

Folder 5

1933-1938 #01799, Series: "J. Bulow Campbell Papers, 1810-1938 (bulk 1920-1940)." Folder 5

Folder 6

Applications for Daughters of the American Revolution, Colonial Dames, etc. #01799, Series: "J. Bulow Campbell Papers, 1810-1938 (bulk 1920-1940)." Folder 6

Folder 7

Campbell family materials #01799, Series: "J. Bulow Campbell Papers, 1810-1938 (bulk 1920-1940)." Folder 7

Folder 8

Orme, Edmonston, Beall family materials #01799, Series: "J. Bulow Campbell Papers, 1810-1938 (bulk 1920-1940)." Folder 8

Folder 9

Paine and Hay family materials #01799, Series: "J. Bulow Campbell Papers, 1810-1938 (bulk 1920-1940)." Folder 9

Folder 10

Hay family materials #01799, Series: "J. Bulow Campbell Papers, 1810-1938 (bulk 1920-1940)." Folder 10

Folder 11

Crawford family materials #01799, Series: "J. Bulow Campbell Papers, 1810-1938 (bulk 1920-1940)." Folder 11

Folder 12

Geddes family materials #01799, Series: "J. Bulow Campbell Papers, 1810-1938 (bulk 1920-1940)." Folder 12

Folder 13

McChesney family materials #01799, Series: "J. Bulow Campbell Papers, 1810-1938 (bulk 1920-1940)." Folder 13

Folder 14

Wilson family materials #01799, Series: "J. Bulow Campbell Papers, 1810-1938 (bulk 1920-1940)." Folder 14

Reel M-1799/1

Orme and Campbell family records #01799, Series: "J. Bulow Campbell Papers, 1810-1938 (bulk 1920-1940)." Reel M-1799/1

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Processing Information

Processed by: SHC Staff

Encoded by: Noah Huffman, December 2007

Updated by: Kathryn Michaelis, May 2011

This collection was processed with support from the sponsorship of a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities, Office of Preservation, Washington, D.C., 1990-1993.

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