Pleasant Williams Kittrell Papers, 1824, 1854-1867, 1923


Pleasant Williams Kittrell Papers, 1824, 1854-1867, 1923

Comprising of journals, accounts, notes, and correspondence, the Pleasant Williams Kittrell Papers, 1824, 1854-1867, 1923, document Kittrell⁰́₉s farming, medical and political career.

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Kittrell, Pleasant Williams, 1805-1867 (person)

Pleasant Williams Kittrell (1805-1867) was born in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. After graduating from the University of North Carolina in 1822, he studied at the medical college of the University of Pennsylvania, but returned to North Carolina to practice medicine before graduation. Kittrell moved to Alabama in 1837, where he was elected to the state legislature three times. In 1847, he married Mary Frances Goree and moved his family to Madison County, Texas, and later to Huntsville...

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Robert Edward Lee (1807-1870) served as General of the Confederate Army in the U.S. Civil War and was president of Washington College in Lexington, Virginia from 1865 to 1870. Lee spent the first twenty-three years of his military career in the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. From 1837 to 1841 he was superintending engineer for the harbor of St. Louis and the upper Mississippi and Missouri rivers. Robert E. Lee was a United States Army officer, 1829-1861; commander of Virginia forces in the ...