United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject HeadingsScope Note: https://lccn.loc.gov/sh85140261
Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:
Coleman and Truss family letters
Overview Contains letters written before, during, and after the Civil War by the Coleman family of St. Clair, Alabama
C. I. B. DeLage letter
Overview A letter from C. I. B. DeLage, a Mobile, Alabama, commission agent, to Carl G. Schneider detailing the financial history of Mobile during the Civil War.
Dates: after 1865
Albert Taylor Goodwyn Alabama secession essay and notes
Overview Brief narrative and collection of notes related to Alabama secession written by politician Albert Taylor Goodwyn in 1916
Townsend Heaton letters
Overview Letters written by Dr. Townsend Heaton, a member of the 70th Ohio Volunteer Infantry during the Civil War
Alfred Morris diary
Overview Diary written by Union soldier Alfred Morris, containing entries written between October 1862 and September 1863.
Alfred Parmenter papers
Overview Letters written by Alfred A. Parmenter, a member of the Twenty-sixth Massachusetts Infantry, describing battles and camp life in the South to his parents
C. S. Phillips letter
Overview Letter detailing the movement of Union forces following the surrender of Mobile, Alabama, in April 1865.
Dates: 1865 April 18
Benton Bell Seat memoirs
Overview This collection contains a typed copy of Benton Bell Seat's autobiography, which is approximately 200 pages long. Seat wrote the manuscript in 1916, and it was typed and produced in 1939 by the Arkansas Division of the United Daughters of the Confederacy.
Dates: 1916, 1939
Edward Vernon archive of Co. F, Seventy-eighth Ohio Volunteer Infantry
Overview Papers documenting the history of Co. F of the Seventy-eighth Ohio Volunteer Infantry, including Company demographics and rosters, obituaries, and hand-drawn maps of the siege of Vicksburg, Mississippi, in 1863.