2 finding aid(s) found containing the word(s) Anderson, Robert, 1805-1871.

  1. Robert Anderson papers, 1819-1948

    5,000 items ; 19 containers plus 1 oversize ; 5 linear feet -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    United States Army officer. Correspondence, letterbooks, printed material, writings, and official documents relating to Anderson’s military duty in the Black Hawk War, Mexican War, and Civil War, and to his writings on coast defense, ordnance, and artillery tactics. Includes papers of his daughter, Eba Anderson Lawton, historian and biographer of her father.

  2. Samuel Wylie Crawford papers, 1860-1892

    400 items ; 7 containers plus 1 oversize ; 1.2 linear feet -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Physician and army officer. Diary, correspondence, memoranda, registers and returns of troops and artillery, sketches, photographs, and other items relating chiefly to events while Crawford was an assistant surgeon at Fort Sumter during the early months of 1861.