Commonplace-book of Thomas E. Corkhill, 1851-1895

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Title

Commonplace-book of Thomas E. Corkhill, 1851-1895

Subject

Clergy; Chaplains; War; Military life; Military medicine; Campaigns & battles; Hospital ships; Religion; Reunions; Reformatories

United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865;

Corkhill, Thomas E.

United States. Army. Iowa Infantry Regiment, 25th (1862-1865); Iowa Wesleyan College

United States -- Iowa; United States -- Iowa -- Mount Pleasant; Mississippi River (river); United States -- Arkansas; United States -- Mississippi; United States -- Tennessee

Description

Corkhill was a Methodist minister, instrumental in the founding of Iowa Wesleyan College and the reformatories in Mitchellville and Eldora, Iowa. Governor Samuel Kirkwood commissioned this account of Corkhill's experiences as a chaplain for the 25th Iowa Infantry in the Civil War; also included are clippings, poems, and invitations from before and after the war.

Creator

Corkhill, Thomas E.

Publisher

University of Iowa. Libraries. Special Collections Dept.

Date

1851/1895

2011-11

Rights

Educational use onl, no other permissions given. U.S. and international copyright laws may protect this digital image. Commercial use or distribution of the image is not permitted without prior permission of the copyright holder.

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