Tennessee colored Confederate pension applications by Pat Spurlock Elder

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Published by Continuity Press in Blountville, Tenn. (P.O. Box 567, Blountville 37617-0567) .

Written in English

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  • Tennessee,
  • United States,
  • Tennessee.


  • Confederate States of America. Army -- Registers.,
  • Military pensions -- Tennessee.,
  • Military pensions -- United States -- Civil War, 1861-1865.,
  • African Americans -- Tennessee -- Genealogy.,
  • Tennessee -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Registers.,
  • Tennessee -- Genealogy.,
  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Registers.

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Book details

StatementPat Spurlock Elder.
LC ClassificationsE548 .E43 1997
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 292 p. ;
Number of Pages292
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL754494M
LC Control Number97149718

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