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Accession 579

Inclusive Dates

1893-1911, nd


Open under the rules and regulations of the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections

Collection Size

.25 linear feet



Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of photocopies of records related to the Confederate Veterans Association Catawba Camp No. 278. The majority of the records consist of minutes, but also includes membership lists, newspaper clippings, and resolutions. Also included in the collection are Catawba Camp flag and two ribbons. The Catawba Camp was organized in 1893 and was based in Rock Hill, SC with Colonel Cadwallader Jones as the Commander.

Additional Notes

The collection was originally two distinct collections (Accession 190 M84 (107) and Accession 579). They were combined into one collection on May 23, 2019.


The collection was donated by Mr. and Mrs. James Lynch in April 1978 and an addition of the flag and ribbons was made by Judd Drennan on April 25, 1986.


For information concerning copyright please contact the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections at Winthrop University.

Confederate Veterans Association Catawba Camp No. 278 Records - Accession 579

LC Subject Headings

United Confederate Veterans. Catawba Camp No. 278 (Rock Hill, S.C.)--Archives; Jones, Cadwallader, 1813-1899; Veterans--South Carolina--Rock Hill--Societies, etc.; Confederate States of America--History--Societies, etc.; South Carolina--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Societies, etc.; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Societies, etc.