This collection consists of personal letters and legal documents mainly pertaining to residents of Troup County, Georgia. Among the legal documents are bills of sale for the purchase of slaves, a land deed, and the last will and testament of John Shank.
This collection consists of journals, magazines, newsletters, and newspapers that either contain stories or articles by Mark Twain or analysis and description of his work. The collection also contains Twain-related items such as catalogs, posters and calendars, as well as letters written by Twain.
This collection consists of journals, magazines, newspapers, and correspondence that mention Abraham Lincoln. The collection also contains Civil War related items such as photographs, event programs, postcards, posters and manuscripts.