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Maude McGaha Collection

 Collection — Box: H (Small Collections)
Identifier: AppMs-497

Scope and Contents

These papers consist of documents pertaining to the military discharge and pensions of John Black, a soldier in Company H, 1st Regiment, Tennessee Cavalry during the Civil War.


  • 1865-1930


Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.


0.05 linear feet

Method of Acquisition

John Black's daughter Maude McGaha donated the materials to the B. Carroll Reece Museum on July 1, 1970. The collection was transferred to the Archives of Appalachia, where it was processed as part of the B. Carroll Reece Papers (AppMs 3). On January 30, 1997 the collection was removed from the B. Carroll Reece Museum Papers and accessioned as a separate collection, accession number 1997-005.

Processing Information

Ed Speer completed processing, and the collection was opened to researchers in February 1997.
Language of description

Repository Details

Part of the Archives of Appalachia Repository

PO Box 70295
344 J.L. Seehorn Jr. Rd.
Johnson City TN 37614 USA