The South

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Colonial Soldiers of the South, 1732-1774 $ Ancestry database of Murtie June Clark’s 1983 book

Documenting the American South The University of North Carolina Library’s collection of texts, images, and audio files related to southern history, literature, and culture

Duke University Library manuscript collection for North Carolina and other southern states

Duke University Library Women’s History & Culture

Freedmen’s Bureau  Established after the Civil War to supervise relief and educational activities relating to refugees and freedmen.

Lyman Copeland Draper Papers, 1854-1890 $  Ancestry.com database of a publication of an Index to the manuscript collection in the Draper Collection relating to the history of Kentucky.

National Archives at Atlanta a center for the study of the history of the South

Race & Slavery Petitions Project  Search database by name and/or State

Southern Baptist Historical Library & Archives worldwide center for the study of Baptist history, with biographies, finding aids and links online

Southern Campaigns Revolutionary War Pension Statements & Rosters  Volunteers transcribed and contributed pension applications. Search by name.

Southern Historical Library Collection the University of North Carolina’s Chapel Hill Library with finding aids, online exhibits and a digital collection of manuscripts

University of North Carolina Library, Special Collections  North Carolina and the South in general

 

Also see individual Southern States:

Alabama
Arkansas
Florida
Georgia
Kentucky
Louisiana
Mississippi
North Carolina
South Carolina
Tennessee
Texas
Virginia
West Virginia