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Caperton, Allen Taylor 1810-1876

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Works: 25 works in 30 publications in 1 language and 110 library holdings
Genres: History  Personal narratives‡vConfederate 
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Publications by  Allen Taylor Caperton Publications by Allen Taylor Caperton
posthumous Publications by Allen Taylor Caperton, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Allen Taylor Caperton
Memorial Addresses on the Life and Character of Allen T. Caperton delivered in the Senate and House of Representatives December 21 and 22, 1876. [With a portrait.] by Allen Taylor Caperton ( Book )
3 editions published in 1877 in English and Undetermined and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Old record of the captivity of Margaret Erskine, 1779 by Allen Taylor Caperton ( Book )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Papers by Caperton family ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Papers of Allen Taylor Caperton include correspondence, 1839- 1876, with family members in Monroe County, Va. (now W. Va.) and Lynchburg, Va. Papers of William Gaston Caperton include correspondence, 1841-1852, with family and friends in Logan County, Va. (now W. Va.), New Orleans, La., Texas, and California; and legal papers and accounts, 1840- 1851, pertaining to his law practice. Papers of George Henry Caperton include diary extracts, 1861-1862, and other materials, 1861-1865, concerning his service in the Confederate States Army of the Potomac; his family correspondence, 1847-1881; and accounts, 1843-1894, kept in Petersburg, Va., and Monroe County. Papers of William Alexander Gordon consist primarily of correspondence, 1906-1919, concerning the Caperton family and his book, The Killing of Adam Caperton by Indians (1918). Also included with the collection are miscellaneous family papers, newspaper clippings, and genealogical notes
by Confederate States of America ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
These papers concern disciplinary action taken against members of the department
Edmund Fontaine Papers by Edmund Fontaine ( Book )
1 edition published in 1940 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The collection centers around the Virginia Central Railroad Company of which Fontaine was President. It contains correspondence, financial papers, and assorted legal documents, many of which concern the railroad's eventual encorporation as the Chesapeake and Ohio Railroad Company
An ordinance to provide against the sacrifice of property and to suspend proceedings in certain cases by Virginia State Convention of 1861 ( Book )
1 edition published in 1861 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Papers of the Caperton family by Caperton family ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Papers of the Caperton family and allied families include letters to William Gaston Caperton from Allen T. Caperton and John Caperton, as well as financial papers, legal, and business correspondence. Also include letters to Helen Mary Hoge from family and friends
Memorial addressen on the life and character of Allen T. Caperton,(a senator from West Virginia) ( Book )
1 edition published in 1877 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
James A. Seddon papers by James A Seddon ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The collection contains a letter to J. Mandeville Carlisle, 1847 May 24, on the legal reputation of a Wilman Thomas; a letter to R.M.T. Hunter, 1855 October 19, regarding Hunter's presidential ambitions; a letter to Lt. [N.H.?] Van Zandt, 1863 November 29, on Van Zandt's present to Mrs. Seddon, his naval career, sickness and death in Seddon's family, and commenting briefly on the loss of several Confederate ships; a letter to his sister Sally Bruce, 1864 May 18, comprehensively discussing the war in Virginia and Georgia including the strength of Union forces and needs of the South, and mentioning Colonel Mosby and Generals Grant, Lee, Beauregard, Butler, and Johnston, and the saving of Richmond by "God's grace and the timidity of our enemies"; and a letter to his sister Sally Bruce, 1867 December 6, discussing the trial of Jefferson Davis
Jefferson Davis collection by William L. Clements Library ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The Jefferson Davis collection contains political and military correspondence of Jefferson Davis, president of the Confederate States of America. Most of the letters are from congressmen, governors, cabinet officers, generals, and local politicians to Davis
 
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Alternative Names
Caperton, Mr. (Allen Taylor), 1810-1876
Languages
English (29)