Recently added to Acumen is the S.D. Cameron and Maxwell A. Cameron Papers, primarily containing letters, of two Tuscaloosa County, Alabama, brothers during the Civil War. Samuel D. Cameron was a member of the 2nd Alabama Cavalry and Maxwell A. Cameron was part of the 18th Alabama Infantry Regiment. The letters are mostly written to their sister, Sarah, and brother-in-law, Isham Robertson, from various locations in Alabama, Florida, Mississippi, Tennessee, and Georgia. Additional materials in the collection include financial documents, other family letters, and newspaper clippings.
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