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McKee, James W.



James W. McKee was a professor of history at East Tennessee State University in Johnson City, Tennessee from 1965-2001. McKee received his B.A. in 1962, M.A. in 1964, and Ph.D. in 1966 at Mississippi State University. His specialty was the Old South.

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James W. McKee Collection: Two Confederate Army Soldier Diaries

Identifier: AppMs-148
Scope and Contents The James W. McKee Collection consists of photocopies of typescripts of the diaries of two Confederate soldiers, Finley Patterson Curtis and Rufus A. Spainhour. Both men served in the Confederate Army with the First and Second North Carolina Regiments in the Virginia theater. Curtis' commanders were General Stephen Dodson Ramseur and Brigadier General (?) Warren. Spainhour's commanders included Generals Jubal A. Early, James B. Gordon, Robert E. Lee, G.H. Stewart and (?) Thurston...
Dates: 1861-1865