Found 3 collections related to United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- African Americans

Holm, John William
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 1422
.3 linear feet (1 box)
John William Holm was a clergyman in the West Indies. Collection consists of Holm's sermons, addresses and notes on natural theology and on the Epistles of Paul the Apostle. Includes sermons delivered at Brooklyn, N.Y., and Reading, Pa.;... more
United States Sanitary Commission
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 3101
linear feet
The United States Sanitary Commission (USSC), 1861-1879, was a civilian organization authorized by the United States government to provide medical and sanitary assistance to the Union volunteer forces during the United States Civil War... more
Jackson, Jesse
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division | Sc MG 896
0.21 linear feet (1 box)
Jesse J. Jackson (1908-1983), the collector of these documents, acquired them over ten years while serving as a writer-in-residence at Appalachian State University. Jackson was born in Columbus, Ohio, and attended Ohio State University. He wrote 8... more