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Barred and Disallowed

NARA M1407. The Southern Claims Commission denied these claims by southerners seeking compensation for property loss. They were barred or disallowed for a number of reasons.  

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Approved Alabama

NARA M2062. Approved case files of claims submitted to the Commissioners of Claims (known as the Southern Claims Commission) from the State of Alabama, 1871-1880.  

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Approved Georgia

NARA M1658. Approved case files of claims submitted to the Commissioners of Claims (known as the Southern Claims Commission) from the State of Georgia, 1871-1880.  

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Approved Virginia

NARA M2094. Approved case files of claims submitted to the Commissioners of Claims (known as the Southern Claims Commission) from the State of Virginia, 1871-1880.  

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Approved West Virginia

NARA M1762. Approved case files of claims submitted to the Commissioners of Claims (known as the Southern Claims Commission) from the State of West Virginia, 1871-1880.  

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Southern Claims Commission Approved Claims, 1871-1880

Claims approved by the Southern Claims Commission recognizing the Federal Government's debt to loyal citizens for property losses suffered during the Civil War.  

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