Edwin Davenport papers  1861-1863
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   Container / Location    Title
 
Gordon family papers,  1853-1883 [series]:
 
Josiah H. Gordon correspondence [subseries]:
 
Letters from Josiah H. Gordon to his family,  1853-1882
Box   1 Folder   1
Josiah H. Gordon from Hagerstown, Md. to Kate Gordon,  1853 (10 letters)
Box   1 Folder   2-6
Josiah H. Gordon from Annapolis, Frederick, Hagerstown & Washington to Kate Gordon,   April-September 1861 (38 letters)
Box   1 Folder   7-8
Josiah H. Gordon from Fort Lafayette to Kate Gordon,   September-October 1861 (12 letters)
Box   1 Folder   9
Josiah H. Gordon from Fort Warren to Kate Gordon,   November 1861 (10 letters)
 
Josiah H. Gordon to son Robert H. Gordon,   November 1861 (1 letter)
 
1 bill for purchase of writing paper-Josiah H. Gordon
Box   1 Folder   10
Josiah H. Gordon from Fort Warren to Kate Gordon,   December 1861 (14 letters )
Box   1 Folder   11
Josiah H. Gordon from Fort Warren to Kate Gordon undated [  1861] ( 4 letters)
Box   1 Folder   12
Josiah H. Gordon from Fort Warren to Kate Gordon,   December 1861 (10 letters )
 
Josiah H. Gordon from Fort Warren to son Robert H. Gordon,   December 1861 (1 letter)
Box   1 Folder   13-22
Josiah H. Gordon from Fort Warren to Kate Gordon,  January-May 6, 1862 (82 letters)    [Note: The February 4, 1861 letter has a map of Gordon's room]
Box   1 Folder   23-24
Josiah H. Gordon, after his release from prison but before his return home, to Kate Gordon Letters are from Bedford and Huntington, Pa, and Jessup's Cut and Pierce Land, Md.  May 08-July 08 1862 (15 letters)
Box   1 Folder   25
Josiah H. Gordon in Baltimore to Kate Gordon,  1863 (1 letter )
Box   1 Folder   26
Josiah H. Gordon in Cumberland to Kate Gordon,  1866 (1 letter )
Box   1 Folder   27
Josiah H. Gordon in Annapolis & Cumberland to Kate Gordon & Robert H. Gordon,  1867 (3 letters)
Box   1 Folder   28
Josiah H. Gordon in Cumberland to son Robert H. Gordon,  1868 (12 letters)
Box   1 Folder   29
Josiah H. Gordon in Cumberland, Baltimore & Annapolis to son Robert H. Gordon,  1869 (18 letters)
Box   1 Folder   30
Josiah H. Gordon in Washington to Kate Gordon,  1869 (1 letter )
Box   2 Folder   1
Josiah H. Gordon in Cumberland & Annapolis to his son Robert H. Gordon at Roanoke College, Salem, Va.   January-October 1870 ( 7 letters)
Box   2 Folder   2
Josiah H. Gordon in Annapolis & Salem, Va. to Kate Gordon in Cumberland, Md.   January 1870 (10 letters & 1 telegram)
Box   2 Folder   3
Josiah H. Gordon in Annapolis & Cumberland to Kate Gordon,   March-November 1870 (5 letters)
Box   2 Folder   4
Josiah H. Gordon in Cumberland to son Robert H. Gordon,   March-June 1871 (5 letters)
Box   2 Folder   5
Josiah H. Gordon in Annapolis to Kate Gordon,   May 1871 (1 letter)
Box   2 Folder   6
Josiah H. Gordon in Cumberland to Kate Gordon,  1878 ( 2 letters)
Box   2 Folder   7
Josiah H. Gordon in Annapolis, Baltimore, & Cumberland to Kate Gordon,  1880-1883 (4 letters)
Box   2 Folder   8
Josiah H. Gordon in Cumberland to daughter Helen Gordon,  1882 (2 letters)
 
Miscellaneous letters to Josiah H. Gordon
Box   2 Folder   9
2 threatening notes  undated [1861] from "Union men of Hagerstown" to Josiah H. Gordon
Box   2 Folder   10
 1861 from Washington & Cumberland to Josiah H. Gordon (2 letters)
Box   2 Folder   11
 1862Letter to Josiah H. Gordon from various places in Maryland (8 letters)
Box   2 Folder   12
2 Patriotic "Southern" poems,  1862 and  undated
 
Business Letters to Josiah H. Gordon
Box   2 Folder   13
Business letters  1861 to Josiah H. Gordon (9 letters)
Box   2 Folder   14
Business letters  1862 to Josiah H. Gordon (23 letters)
Box   2 Folder   15
Business letters 1863-1866 to Josiah H. Gordon (3 letters)
Box   2 Folder   16
Business letters 1881-1882 to Josiah H. Gordon (2 letters)
 
Kate Gordon correspondence (Also Robert H. Gordon when written on the same paper) [subseries]:
Box   2 Folder   17
Kate Gordon in Cumberland to Josiah H. Gordon,  1853 (8 letters )
Box   2 Folder   18
Kate Gordon in Cumberland to Josiah H. Gordon,  undated [1853] (2 letters)
Box   2 Folder   19
Kate Gordon in Cumberland to Josiah H. Gordon,  1860 (1 letter )
Box   2 Folder   20
Kate Gordon in Cumberland to Josiah H. Gordon, with 1 note from Robert H. Gordon enclosed,   April 1861 (8 letters)
Box   2 Folder   21
Kate Gordon in Cumberland to Josiah H. Gordon,   May 1861 (2 letters)
Box   2 Folder   22
Kate Gordon in Cumberland to Josiah H. Gordon,   June 1861 (4 letters )
Box   2 Folder   23
Letters from friends and relatives to Kate Gordon,   June 1861 (4 letters)
Box   2 Folder   24
Mr. Skinner, Robert H. Gordon's school teacher in Cumberland  undated [1861 or 1862]
Box   2 Folder   25
Kate Gordon in Cumberland to Josiah H. Gordon,   August 1861 (3 letters)
Box   2 Folder   26
Kate Gordon in Cumberland to Josiah H. Gordon,   July-August 1861 (7 letters)
Box   2 Folder   27
Kate Gordon in Cumberland to Josiah H. Gordon [3 have letters from Robert H. Gordon enclosed, including sketch of flag and canon]   September 1861 (9 letters)
Box   2 Folder   28
Kate Gordon in Cumberland to Josiah H. Gordon [3 with notes from Robert H. Gordon]   October 1861 (6 letters)
Box   2 Folder   29
Kate Gordon in Cumberland to Josiah H. Gordon   November 1861 (7 letters)
Box   2 Folder   30
Kate Gordon in Cumberland to Josiah H. Gordon,   December 1861 (4 letters)
Box   2 Folder   31
Kate Gordon in Cumberland to Josiah H. Gordon,  undated [1861] (2 letters)
Box   2 Folder   32
  September-December 1861 from friends to Kate Gordon (13 letters)
Box   2 Folder   33
Kate Gordon in Cumberland to Josiah H. Gordon,   January 1862 (7 letters)
 
Robert H. Gordon in Cumberland to Josiah H. Gordon,   January 17, 1862 (1 letter)
Box   2 Folder   34
Kate Gordon in Cumberland to Josiah H. Gordon [1 essay on "Ice" by Robert H. Gordon enclosed]   February 1862 (9 letters)
Box   2 Folder   35
Kate Gordon in Cumberland to Josiah H. Gordon,   March 1862 (12 letters)
 
Robert H. Gordon in Cumberland to Josiah H. Gordon,   March 1862 (2 letters)
Box   2 Folder   36
Kate Gordon in Cumberland to Josiah H. Gordon,   April 1862 (11 letters)
 
Robert H. Gordon in Cumberland to Josiah H. Gordon,   April 1862 (1 letter)
Box   2 Folder   37
Kate Gordon in Cumberland to Josiah H. Gordon,   May 1862 (4 letters)
 
Robert H. Gordon in Cumberland to Josiah H. Gordon,   May 1862 (1 letter)
Box   2 Folder   38
From friends to Kate Gordon,  1862 (8 letters)
 
Robert H. Gordon correspondence [subseries]:
Box   2 Folder   39
Robert H. Gordon to Kate Gordon and Josiah H. Gordon,  1859 and  undated (4 letters)
Box   2 Folder   40
Robert H. Gordon to Josiah H. Gordon [2 with notes, one from Kate Gordon, one from Jane Umbaugh]  1861 (11 letters)
Box   2 Folder   41
Robert H. Gordon in Cumberland to Josiah H. Gordon [2 have notes from Kate Gordon]  1862 (9 letters)
Box   2 Folder   42
Robert H. Gordon in Cumberland to Josiah H. Gordon [1 with note from Kate Gordon]  undated [1861 or 1862] ( 6 letters)
 
Other authors (arranged alphabetically) [subseries]:
Box   2 Folder   43
H.D. Downey in Mercersburg, Pa. to Josiah H. Gordon  undated [c. 1837] (1 letter)
Box   2 Folder   44
William G. Harrison from Fort Warren to Josiah H. Gordon, now released,   May 1862 (2 letters)
Box   2 Folder   45
E.G. Kilbourn to Josiah H. Gordon at Fort Warren,   April 1862 (1 letter)
Box   2 Folder   46
Herbert Umbaugh to Kate Gordon,  1861 and undated (2 letters)
Box   2 Folder   47
Herbert Umbaugh to Kate Gordon,  1861 and  undated (2 letters)
Box   2 Folder   48
Jane Umbaugh from Cumberland to Kate Gordon and to Mr. Fouke,   June-August 1861 (7 letters)
 
Miscellaneous material [subseries]:
Box   2 Folder   49
Bills, letters, envelopes, etc. to Kate Gordon or Josiah H. Gordon,  1854-1870 (15 items)