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Collection Number: 00229

Collection Title: Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 (bulk 1870-1900).

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 section for more information.


This collection was rehoused and a summary created with support from the National Endowment for the Humanities; this finding aid was created with support from NC ECHO.

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Size 4.0 feet of linear shelf space (approximately 2550 items)
Abstract Richard Dozier (1822-1901) was a Georgetown, S.C., attorney, and South Carolina state legislator. The collection includes professional papers, especially 1870-1900, including briefs, summaries, correspondence, and other papers relating to cases handled by Dozier and his law partner, Benjamin H. Wilson. Slight personal correspondence is interspersed discussing family and plantation affairs, rice cultivation, social and economic conditions during Reconstruction, the migration of some family members to California and conditions there, and the involvement of African Americans in local politics.
Creator Dozier, Richard, 1822-1901.
Language English
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Restrictions to Access
No restrictions. Open for research.
Restrictions to Use
No usage restrictions.
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 Richard Dozier Papers, #229, Southern Historical Collection, The Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Acquisitions Information
Received from John D. Lee of Sumter, S.C., prior to 1940.
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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Richard Dozier (1822-1901) was a Georgetown, S.C., attorney and South Carolina state legislator.

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The collection includes professional papers, especially 1870-1900, including briefs, summaries, correspondence, and other papers relating to cases handled by Richard Dozier and his law partner, Benjamin H. Wilson. Slight personal correspondence is interspersed discussing family and plantation affairs, rice cultivation, social and economic conditions during Reconstruction, the migration of some family members to California and conditions there, and the involvement of African Americans in local politics.

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Contents list

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Folder 1a

Original finding aid #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 1a

Folder 1

Introductory material #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 1

Folder 2

1787-1853 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 2

Folder 3

1854-1859 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 3

Folder 4

1860-1861 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 4

Folder 5

1862-1865 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 5

Folder 6

January-May 1966 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 6

Folder 7

June-December 1966 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 7

Folder 8

1867 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 8

Folder 9

1868 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 9

Folder 10

January-March 1869 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 10

Folder 11

April-December 1869 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 11

Folder 12

January-April 1870 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 12

Folder 13

May-December 1870 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 13

Folder 14

1871 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 14

Folder 15

1872 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 15

Folder 16

1873 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 16

Folder 17

January-March 1874 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 17

Folder 18

June-December 1874 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 18

Folder 19

January-September 1875 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 19

Folder 20

October-December 1875 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 20

Folder 21

January-February 1876 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 21

Folder 22

March-December 1876 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 22

Folder 23

January-March 1877 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 23

Folder 24

March-November 1877 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 24

Folder 25

February-May 1878 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 25

Folder 26

June-December 1878 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 26

Folder 27

January-March 1879 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 27

Folder 28

April-July 1879 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 28

Folder 29

August-October 1879 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 29

Folder 30

November-December 1879 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 30

Folder 31

January-April 1880 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 31

Folder 32

May-September 1880 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 32

Folder 33

October-December 1880 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 33

Folder 34

1881 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 34

Folder 35

January-June 1882 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 35

Folder 36

July-December 1882 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 36

Folder 37

1883 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 37

Folder 38

January-April 1884 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 38

Folder 39

May-December 1884 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 39

Folder 40

January-August 1885 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 40

Folder 41

October-December 1885 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 41

Folder 42

January-April 1886 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 42

Folder 43

May-December 1886 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 43

Folder 44

Newspapers and clippings #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 44

Folder 45

January-February 1887 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 45

Folder 46

March-May 1887 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 46

Folder 47

July-December 1887 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 47

Folder 48

January-February 1888 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 48

Folder 49

March-April 1888 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 49

Folder 50

May-November 1888 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 50

Folder 51

January-February 1889 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 51

Folder 52

March-April 1889 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 52

Folder 53

April 1889 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 53

Folder 54

1-13 May 1889 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 54

Folder 55

14 May 1889 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 55

Folder 56

14 May 1889 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 56

Folder 57

May-July 1889 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 57

Folder 58

August-September 1889 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 58

Folder 59

October-December 1889 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 59

Folder 60

January-February 1890 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 60

Folder 61

March-April 1890 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 61

Folder 62

May 1890 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 62

Folder 63

June-December 1890 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 63

Folder 64

January-May 1891 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 64

Folder 65

June-December 1891 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 65

Folder 66

January-April 1892 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 66

Folder 67

May-August 1892 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 67

Folder 68

September-December 1892 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 68

Folder 69

January-May 1893 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 69

Folder 70

May-December 1893 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 70

Folder 71

1894 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 71

Folder 72

1895 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 72

Folder 73

1896 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 73

Folder 74

January-August 1897 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 74

Folder 75

September-December 1897 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 75

Folder 76

1898-1922 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 76

Folder 77

Miscellaneous undated papers #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 77

Folder 78

Miscellaneous undated papers #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 78

Folder 79

Miscellaneous undated papers #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 79

Folder 80

Miscellaneous undated papers #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 80

Folder 81

Miscellaneous undated papers #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 81

Folder 82

Miscellaneous undated papers #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 82

Folder 83

Miscellaneous undated papers #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 83

Folder 84

Miscellaneous undated papers #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 84

Folder 85

Bills and receipts #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 85

Folder 86

Bills and receipts #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 86

Folder 87

Bills and receipts #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 87

Folder 88

Bills and receipts #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 88

Folder 89

Bills and receipts #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 89

Folder 90

Bills and receipts #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 90

Folder 91

Bills and receipts #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 91

Folder 92

Bills and receipts #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 92

Folder 93

Bills and receipts #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 93

Folder 94

Volume 1: Legal accounts, Richard Dozier, 1836-1887 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 94

Folder 95

#00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 95

See Oversize Volume SV-229/2

Oversize Volume SV-229/2

Volume 2: Docket book, Richard Dozier, 1840-1867 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." SV-229/2

Folder 96

Volume 3: Plantation accounts, 1846-1852 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 96

Folder 97

Volume 4: Diary with notes and accounts, 1857 and 1859-1866 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 97

Folder 98

Volume 5: Memoranda and accounts, 1869-1872 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 98

Folder 99

Volume 6: The Southern Almanac with notes, 1871 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 99

Folder 100

Volume 7: Miscellaneous accounts, 1874-1877 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 100

Folder 101

Volume 8: Accounts, 1876 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 101

Folder 102

Volume 9: Miscellaneous notes, Richard Dozier, 1884-1888 #00229, Series: "Richard Dozier Papers, 1787-1922 and undated." Folder 102

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Processing Information

Processed by: SHC Staff

Encoded by: Noah Huffman, December 2007

Updated by: Kate Stratton and Jodi Berkowitz, July 2010

This collection was rehoused and a summary created with support from the National Endowment for the Humanities.

This finding aid was created with support from NC ECHO.

Diacritics and other special characters have been omitted from this finding aid to facilitate keyword searching in web browsers.

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