Maude McGaha Collection
Collection — Box: H (Small Collections)
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.
- Black, John B. (Person)
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.
Ed Speer completed processing, and the collection was opened to researchers in February 1997.
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