FINDING AID

AUBURN UNIVERSITY SPECIAL collections & ARCHIVES 


Guide to the

Johnston Family Papers, RG 166
 

Listed by: CJD, GN
 

Date: February 2, 1969


Date Span: 1841-1903

Scope / Content: Ledgers (1841-72) used for various purposes, including accounts and tenants' agreements, and records (1853) of New Prospect School, Calhoun County, Alabama; correspondence (1841-1903) between Johnston family members and their friends, discussing family news, including letters (1861-65) to and from family members and friends serving in the Confederate army.

Biographical Sketch: The Johnston family farmed in Calhoun County, Alabama.


SERIES I: Accounts

SERIES II: Correspondence SERIES III: Financial Papers SERIES IV: Legal Papers SERIES V: Miscellaneous Papers

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