Browse Items (223 total) for Civil War Diaries and Letters



Letters written from near Waverly, Tennessee describing enemy attacks, camp life and activities, and his impressions of the state; includes a letter from Eli Keeler telling of Pugh’s capture; and two printed documents concerning Pugh as Enrolling…

Discussing his crops; asking for some money and new boots; concerning the money needed to pay for a substitute to go to war.

Barton, a nurse, tended to the wounded on the battlefields of the Civil War, eventually being put in charge of hospitals and of locating missing Union soldiers. After the war she became active in women's suffrage and civil rights movements and was…

Barton, a nurse, tended to the wounded on the battlefields of the Civil War, eventually being put in charge of hospitals and of locating missing Union soldiers. After the war she became active in women's suffrage and civil rights movements and was…

Notebook containing an American Civil War narrative of the western theatre, concentrating on the siege of Vicksburg and the preparations for that campaign.

Account of an Englishman's voyage across the Atlantic and his travels on land and water throughout eastern Canada and the United States, from New York to Iowa and back.

Officer in the 50th Pennsylvania Volunteers.

Concerning a letter sent to him by Scott asking for information about the Fourth Iowa Cavalry in the Meridian Expedition.

Concerning personal matters, why he calls Mr. Rateman commodore; also including his opinion of Grover Cleveland.

Concerning attempts to bring dishonor on Grant's name; concerning the lack of appropriations money; concerning personal matters.