South Carolina's African American Confederate pensioners, 1923-1925
Author: Helsley, Alexia Jones
Call Number: Gen R 973.3457 H484
Subject: 1. Confederate States of America. Army--Afro-American troops; ; 2. History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Participation, Afro-American; ; 3. Military pensions; ; 4. Afro-Americans--Pensions
Publisher: South Carolina Department of Archives and History
State: South Carolina
Notes: Provides pension application abstracts. Information includes: petitioner's name, his address, name of outfit and captain under which he served, length of service, and signatures of character witnesses. If available, an abstract of the pensioner's death certificate is also provided.; Appendix B: Comptroller general's list of African American Confederate pensioners, which was part of the 1926 report to the General Assembly.