National Historical Publications & Records Commission

Benjamin Franklin Perry Papers

(Microfilm Edition)

Southern Historical Collection, University of North Carolina Library

B.F. Perry, of Greenville, S.C., was a lawyer and editor, and anti-secessionist, and governor of South Carolina during Reconstruction. The collection includes writings, correspondence, and other papers of B.F. Perry, including a full diary, 1832-1835; autobiographies written in 1849 and 1874; manuscript sketches, 1834-1835, of incidents in the Revolutionary War; scattered personal and political correspondence, chiefly 1850-1868; three scrapbooks of articles by and about Perry; and other items.

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Benjamin Franklin Perry


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