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Collection Number: 03183

Collection Title: Paul Octave Hebert Lettercopy Book, 1859-1861; 1896-1902.

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Abstract The collection is a volume containing three apparently unrelated sets of records: (1) lettercopy book, December 1859-February 1861, of the United States army engineers' office, New Orleans, La., under P. G. T. Beauregard and William McFarland, concerning regular business and the contest, upon secession, between the state of Louisiana and the United States Army over federal property; (2) lettercopy book, April-August 1861, of Colonel (later General) Paul Octave Hebert, Confederate States of America, New Orleans, concerning artillery, supplies, ammunition, personnel, and organization; and (3) records, 1896-1902, of the Franklin Literary Society at Howard College, East Lake, Ala. (predecessor of Samford University).
Creator Hebert, Paul Octave, 1818-1880.
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 Paul Octave Hebert Lettercopy Book, #3183, Southern Historical Collection, The Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
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 collection is a volume containing three apparently unrelated sets of records: (1) lettercopy book, December 1859-February 1861, of the United States army engineers' office, New Orleans, La., under P. G. T. Beauregard and William McFarland, concerning regular business and the contest, upon secession, between the state of Louisiana and the United States Army over federal property; (2) lettercopy book, April-August 1861, of Colonel (later General) Paul Octave Hebert, Confederate States of America, New Orleans, concerning artillery, supplies, ammunition, personnel, and organization; and (3) records, 1896-1902, of the Franklin Literary Society at Howard College, East Lake, Ala. (predecessor of Samford University).

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Encoded by: Noah Huffman, December 2007

Updated by: Kathryn Michaelis, March 2011

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