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William and Annette Curtis collection of African Americana and LDS Church history materials

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 6223

This collection contains items dealing with African American history in the 19th and 20th century. The collection especially deals with materials of Booker T. Washington and George Washington Carver. This collection also contains items concerning religious, particularly LDS, history. Collection spans from approximately 1833-1981.

Dates: approximately 1833-2000

William and Annette Curtis cannonball, 1864

 Sub-Series — Box: 4
Identifier: MSS 6223 Series 2 Sub-Series 4
Scope and Contents Cannonball found near the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Independence Stake Center and the Community of Christ Temple in Independence, Missouri, approximately 1990. This solid shot, 2.75-inch projectile was likely fired by a Union Army Parrot Rifle during the Second Battle of Independence (21-22 October, 1864).On the morning of 22 October, Union forces, under the command of Major General Alfred Pleasanton, pursued Confederate General James Fagan's brigades through...
Dates: 1864