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United States Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands

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Works: 710 works in 1,168 publications in 1 language and 24,592 library holdings
Genres: History  Microform catalogs  Bibliography‡vMicroform catalogs  Sources  Periodicals  Records and correspondence  Trials, litigation, etc  Catalogs  Archives  Designs and plans 
Roles: Composer, Editor
Classifications: E185.2, 973.8
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Letters from the South, relating to the condition of freedmen addressed to Major General O.O. Howard, Commissioner Bureau R., F., and A.L. by John Watson Alvord ( Book )
14 editions published in 1870 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A manual on school-houses and cottages for the people of the South by C. Thurston Chase ( Book )
10 editions published between 1868 and 1971 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Semi-annual report on schools for freedmen : numbers 1-10, January 1866-July 1870 by United States ( Book )
2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Semi-annual report on schools for freedmen by United States ( )
in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Records of the Assistant Commissioner for the State of Georgia, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865-1869 by United States ( Book )
7 editions published between 1968 and 1969 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"On the 36 rolls of this microfilm publication are reproduced the records of the Assistant Commissioner for the State of Georgia, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865-69. A few papers are dated as early as 1862. The records consist of 34 volumes of communications sent, registers, and orders issued; and of unbound letters and reports received and miscellaneous papers. The documents were created or received by the Assistant Commissioner ...The records are part of Record Group 105, Records of the Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands. ...The editorial material for this publication was prepared by Elaine Everly." -- P. 1, 8
Records of the Superintendent of Education for the state of Alabama, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands 1865-1870 by United States ( Book )
4 editions published between 1971 and 1972 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Records of the Assistant Commissioner for the State of Alabama, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865-1870 by United States ( Book )
4 editions published between 1969 and 1972 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Records of the Education Division of the Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned lands 1865-1871 by United States ( Book )
3 editions published between 1969 and 1972 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The records consist of letters, endorsements, reports and financial records of the Education Division of the Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands
Records of the Superintendent of Education for the state of Georgia, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen and Abandoned Lands, 1865-1870 by United States ( Book )
5 editions published between 1968 and 1969 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"On the 28 rolls of this microfilm publication are reproduced the records of the Superintendent of Education for the State of Georgia, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865-70. The records consist of 14 volumes of letters sent, registers, and accounting records, and unbound letters and reports received. They are a part of Record Group 105, Records of the Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands. ...The editorial material for this publication was prepared by Elaine Everly." -- P. 1, 5
Records of the Superintendent of Education for the State of Texas, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865-1870 by United States ( Book )
4 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned lands, often referred to as the Freedmen's Bureau, was established in the War Department by an act of March 3, 1865. Congress assigned to the Bureau responsibilities that previously had been shared by military commanders and by agents of the Treasury Department. The duties included supervision of all affairs relating to refugees, freedmen, and the custody of abandoned lands and property"--Descriptive pamphlet M843
Records of the Assistant Commissioner for the State of Louisiana, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865-1869 by United States ( Book )
4 editions published between 1976 and 1978 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, often referred to as the Freedmen's Bureau, was established in the War Department by an act of March 3, 1865. Congress assigned to the Bureau responsibilities that previously had been shared by military commanders and by agents of the Treasury Department. The duties included supervision of all affairs relating to refugees, freedmen, and the custody of abandoned lands and property"--Descriptive pamphlet M843
Records of the Assistant Commissioner for the State of Virginia Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865-1869 by United States ( Book )
3 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Records of the Assistant Commissioner for the State of Texas, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865-1869 by United States. National Archives and Records Service. General Services Administration ( Book )
3 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The records consist of 10 volumes and some unbound documents. The volumes include letters received and a 'record of criminal offenses.' The unbound documents consist of letters and reports received. These records are part of the Records of the Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, Record Group 105"--Introd
Registers and letters received by the Commissioner of the Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands by United States ( Book )
4 editions published between 1968 and 1973 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Registers, letters, reports, and newspaper clippings received by the Commissioner of the Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands
Records of the Assistant Commissioner for the State of Mississippi, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865-1869 by United States ( Book )
5 editions published between 1971 and 1973 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"On the 50 rolls of this microfilm publication are reproduced the records of the Assistant Commissioner for the State of Mississippi, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Adbandoned Lands, 1865-69. ...The records are among the Records of the Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, Record Group 105. ...The records ...were prepeared for filming by L. marie Bouknight, who also wrote these introductory remarks...." -- P. 1, 10
Report on schools and finances of freedmen for ... by United States ( )
in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Records of the Assistant Commissioner for the State of South Carolina, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865-1870 by United States ( Book )
5 editions published between 1972 and 1973 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The bureau "resembled, in many ways, the work of later Federal social agencies. In addition to supervising the disposition of abandoned or confiscated lands and property, Bureau officers issued rations, clothing, and medicine to destitute refugees and freedmen; established hospitals...schools; listened to complaints of the freedmen...helped black soldiers and sailors to file and collect claims for bounties, pensions, and pay arrearages"--Introd., roll #1, p. 1
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity United States. Army. Department of the Gulf (1862-1865). Bureau of Free Labor

controlled identity United States. War Department

États-Unis. Freedmen's Bureau
États-Unis. War Dept. Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands
États-Unis. War Dept. Freedmen's Bureau
Freedmen's Bureau
United States. Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, &c
United States. Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen and Abandoned Lands
United States. Freedmen's Bureau
United States. War Department. Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands
United States. War Department. Freedmen's Bureau
United States. War Dept. Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands
United States. War Dept. Freedmen's Bureau
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