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Wade Hall Collection of American Letters: Civil War soldier letters, Bulk, 1854-1915

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Finding aid prepared by Morgan Lockard

Title

Wade Hall Collection of American Letters: Civil War soldier letters

Date

Bulk, 1854-1915

Repository

University of Kentucky Special Collections

Arrangement

Collection is arranged into three series: soldier's papers, friends and family of soldier's papers, and assorted papers.

Conditions Governing Access note

Collection is open to researchers by appointment.

Preferred Citation Note

2009ms132.0088 : [identification of item], Wade Hall Collection of American letters: Civil War soldiers letters, 1798-1986, bulk 1854-1915, University of Kentucky Special Collections.

Extent

1.66 Cubic feet

3 boxes, 1 flat box, 1 map folder

Abstract

The Wade Hall Collection of American Letters: Civil War soldier letters (1798-1986, bulk 1854-1915; 1.66 cubic feet) comprise correspondence, newspapers and newspaper clippings, photographs, journals, military records, affidavits and pension claims, poems and songs, other manuscripts, and realia of Civil War soldiers and their friends and families.

Biography/History

American Letters collector Wade Hall is a native of Union Springs, Alabama. Since 1962, he has lived in Louisville, where he has taught English and chaired he English and Humanities/Arts programs at Kentucky Southern College and Bellarmine University. He has also taught at the University of Illinois and the University of Florida. He holds degrees from Troy State University (B. S.), the University of Alabama (M. A), and the University of Illinois (Ph. D.). He served for two years in the U. S. Army in the mid-fifties. Dr. Hall is the author of books, monographs, articles, plays, and reviews relating to Kentucky, Alabama, and Southern history and literature. His most recent books include A Visit with Harlan Hubbard; High Upon a Hill: A History of Bellarmine College; A Song in Native Pastures: Randy Atcher's Life in Country Music; and Waters of Life from Conecuh Ridge.

Scope and Content

The Wade Hall Collection of American Letters: Civil War soldier letters (1798-1986, bulk 1854-1915; 1.66 cubic feet) comprise correspondence, newspapers and newspaper clippings, photographs, journals, military records, affidavits and pension claims, poems and songs, other manuscripts, and realia of Civil War soldiers and their friends and families. The collection reflects the period both before and after the Civil War, documenting military and civilian observations, experiences, daily life, and concerns. The papers include observations on camp life; battles and skirmishes, such as the battle of Gettysburg; slaves and slaveholding; opinions on the Civil War; and prisons and prisoners. Notable items are the war observations of Asaph Clark (Box 158; Folder 17-19); Clark's quartermaster papers (Box 158; Folder 23); an oath of allegiance (Box 161; Folder 2); muster rolls (Box 161; Folder 2); and a hand drawn map (box 158; Folder 11). Locations represented in the collection include Gettysburg, Penn.; Memphis, Tenn.; Nashville, Tenn.; New York, N.Y.; Richmond, Va.; and Washington, D.C. Names represented in the collection include George Brinton McClellan (1826-1885), William S. Rosecrans (1819-1898), and William Kaye, Mayor of Louisville (1863-1864).

The Civil War soldiers letters is part of the Wade Hall Collection of American letters, which includes correspondence and diaries from all over North America covering the time period of the Civil War to Korean Wars. The materials were collected by Wade Hall and document everyday men and women.

Subjects

  • Journals.
  • Maps
  • Poems
  • Portrait prints.
  • Atlanta (Ga.)
  • Confederate States of America--History.
  • Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
  • Memphis (Tenn.)
  • Nashville (Tenn.)
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • Richmond (Va.).
  • United States--History, Military.
  • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Campaigns.
  • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Equipment and supplies.
  • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Personal narratives
  • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Prisoners and prisons.
  • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Public opinion.
  • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Regimental histories.
  • United States--Politics and government--1963-1969.
  • Kaye, William, 1813-1890
  • Affidavits
  • Civil War in the North
  • Correspondence.
  • Envelopes (Stationery)
  • Legal documents.
  • Mayors--Kentucky--Louisville
  • Military correspondence.
  • Military history.
  • Military life.
  • Newspapers.
  • Petitions.
  • Prisoners of war--United States
  • Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877)
  • Reports.
  • Slaveholders.
  • Slavery--United States.
  • Soldiers--Correspondence.
  • Soldiers--United States.
  • Songs--United States.
  • Transcripts
  • United States--Armed Forces--Military life
  • United States--History--19th Century.
  • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Photographs
  • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865.
  • Veterans--United States.
  • War and society
  • Washington (D.C.)

Collection Inventory

Series I. Soldiers, Bulk, 1854-1915
Scope and Content Note:

Correspondence, photographs, newspaper clippings, journal, songs, and realia comprise the Soldiers series, that document the experiences, observations, and concerns of soldiers during and after the civil war. This series is subdivided by the soldier's name.

The Asaph Clark papers make-up the bulk of this series and include correspondence, his journal, photographs, a map, a song, and his quartermaster papers. The correspondence consist of letters from Clark to his mother relating his observations and movements during the war. His quartermaster papers include inventories and accounts that he kept for the company. Notable items include a letter from a doctor concerning a soldier in Clark's company providing an account of the soldier's death and effects, Clark's journal describing his everyday observations, ambrotypes of Clark and an unidentified woman, and a hand drawn map of a camp site in which his company stayed for some time. Also included among his papers is a song, Kingdom Coming with an unidentified author.

The Thomas Hammer papers comprise a significant portion of the series and contain correspondence, receipts, letter fragments, a legal document, and a book cover. His correspondence is divided first into the letters to his wife Bell/Bella during the war and second into the letters to other people during and after the war including his parents, his brother, a Lieutenant, and a letter to his niece not written by him.

Another large section of this series contains in the William E. Spencer papers and consists of correspondence, newspaper clippings, a photograph, transcripts of letters, a map, an essay, an obituary, and photocopies. The majority of the correspondence includes letters written by or to William E. Spencer during the war, mostly to family member and friends as well as one from his grandfather to Spencer. The other correspondence comprises letters to William E. Spencer's father; one from a soldier returning an item he stole from the deceased William; two from E. B. French, an auditor, about the Spencer family pension claim; and another concerning the deaths of his other son James.

Other items include letters to and/or from Major Generals of the Civil War, such as John A. Logan, George B. McClellan, William Rosecrans, Joseph Bradford Carr, and William McLean. The series also includes affidavits and claims by soldiers for pension purposes. The correspondence, some including hand drawn illustrations, observations of not only camp life but also skirmishes, battles, and prisoners. Several sections contain newspaper clippings during and after the war, reproductions of sketches, a song, items written in other languages, a petition from a group of soldiers to the mayor of Louisville, and military reports and inventories.

Subseries i. Badger, Dr. Con, 1861-1868
Dr. Con Badger letter to Joe (?), Boston, MA, 1861 December 8
[Box: 158, Folder: 1, Item: 1]
Dr. Con Badger letter to mother, Montgomery, AL, 1865 September 1
[Box: 158, Folder: 1, Item: 2]
Dr. Con Badger letter to mother, Montgomery, AL, 1866 May 6
[Box: 158, Folder: 1, Item: 3]
Hudson Lawrence letter to Dr. Con Badger, New York, NY, 1868 June 8
[Box: 158, Folder: 1, Item: 4]
Dr. Con Badger letter to mother, Montgomery, AL, 1866 October 11
[Box: 158, Folder: 1, Item: 5]
Subseries ii. Barker, C. H, 1861
C. H. Barker letter to Miss F. Meeker, Camp Cameron, Washington, D. C, 1861 July 19
[Box: 158, Folder: 2, Item: 1]
Subseries iii. Bays, David, 1862
David Bays letter to Mr. H. Smith, Nicholasville, KY, 1862 July 27
[Box: 158, Folder: 3, Item: 1]
Subseries iv. Blankenship, James C, 1864
James C. Blankenship letter to wife, 1864 February 27
[Box: 158, Folder: 4, Item: 1]
Subseries v. Boardman, Charles, 1861
Charles Boardman letter to Charles Boardman (father), Hancock, MD, 1861 Decemer 29
[Box: 158, Folder: 5, Item: 1]
Subseries vi. Boehm, Frederick, 1892
Frederick Boehm affidavit, 1892 February 3
[Box: 158, Folder: 6, Item: 1]
Scope and Content Note:

An affidavit written on the behalf of Boehm affirming Boehm's military service and subsequent health problems.

Subseries vii. Bowman, Colonel Simon S, 1865-1867
Alice B. Hayward letter to Colonel Simon S. Bowman, Philadelphia, PA, 1865 March 24
[Box: 158, Folder: 7, Item: 1]
Unknown soldier (indecipherable signature) letter to Colonel Simon S. Bowman, Millersburg, PA, 1865 September 22
[Box: 158, Folder: 7, Item: 2]
Tom (?) letter to Colonel Simon S. Bowman, Philadelphia, PA, 1866 May 2
[Box: 158, Folder: 7, Item: 3]
Scope and Content Note:

Contains a notification that there is a cholera epidemic in Philadelphia.

Frank (?) letter to Colonel Simon S. Bowman, Williamsport, PA, 1866 June 29
[Box: 158, Folder: 7, Item: 4]
Frank (?) letter to Colonel Simon S. Bowman, Williamsport, PA, 1866 July 26
[Box: 158, Folder: 7, Item: 5]
H. T. Sallad letter to Colonel Simon S. Bowman, Williamsport, PA, 1866 August 26
[Box: 158, Folder: 7, Item: 6]
C. J. Shoemaker letter to Colonel Simon S. Bowman, 1867 March 17
[Box: 158, Folder: 7, Item: 7]
Subseries viii. Bromley, George W, 1864
George W. Bromley letter to Lowell Dodge, Esquire, New Haven, CT, 1864 November 11
[Box: 158, Folder: 8, Item: 1]
Subseries ix. Brownhead, B. H, 1862
B. H. Brownhead letter to Bel (?), 1862 September 17
[Box: 158, Folder: 9, Item: 1]
Subseries x. Buchanan, Thomas, 1861
Thomas Buchanan letter to parents, Whitley County, KY, 1861 August 19
[Box: 158, Folder: 10, Item: 1]
Subseries xi. Burns, Amos, 1861
Amos Burns letter to Charles S. Burns (brother), Manchester, MD, 1861 July 13
[Box: 158, Folder: 11, Item: 1]
Subseries xii. Cammock, George, 1844-1860
James R. Holladery to George Cammock, Spotsylvania, VA, 1844 August 26
[Box: 158, Folder: 12, Item: 1]
Elizabeth Cammock letter to George Cammock, 1844 September 9
[Box: 158, Folder: 12, Item: 2]
Elizabeth Cammock (mother) letter to George Cammock, 1848 September 7
[Box: 158, Folder: 12, Item: 4]
Unknown Cammock letter to George Cammock, 1849 February 10
[Box: 158, Folder: 12, Item: 5]
Robert J. Cammock (brother) letter to George Cammock, Green Bottom, , 1855 May 12
[Box: 158, Folder: 12, Item: 6]
Scope and Content Note:

Contains information on the condition and sale of the mother's slaves.

Robert J. Cammock (brother) letter to George Cammock, Hunter's Hill, , 1857 June 1
[Box: 158, Folder: 12, Item: 7]
Scope and Content Note:

Robert's letter contains information on the condition and sale of the mother's slaves.

Robert J. Cammock (brother) letter to George Cammock, Hunter's Hill, , 1859 April
[Box: 158, Folder: 12, Item: 8]
Scope and Content Note:

Robert's letter includes information on the condition and sale of the mother's slaves.

J. H. Winn letter to George Cammock, Spotsylvania, VA, 1859 September 12
[Box: 158, Folder: 12, Item: 9]
Robert J. Cammock (brother) letter to George Cammock, 1859 Septemer 25
[Box: 158, Folder: 12, Item: 10]
Scope and Content Note:

Robert's letter contains information on the condition and sale of the mother's slaves.

Robert J. Cammock (brother) letter to George Cammock, 1859 October 31
[Box: 158, Folder: 12, Item: 11]
Scope and Content Note:

Robert's letter contains information on the condition and sale of he mother's slaves.

Robert J. Cammock (brother) letter to George Cammock, 1859 December 3
[Box: 158, Folder: 12, Item: 12]
Scope and Content Note:

Robert's letter contains information on the condition and sale of the mother's slaves.

Robert J. Cammock (brother) letter to George Cammock, 1860 February 9
[Box: 158, Folder: 12, Item: 13]
Scope and Content Note:

Robert's letter contains information on the condition and sale of the mother's slaves.

Robert J. Cammock (brother) letter to George Cammock, 1860 February 28
[Box: 158, Folder: 12, Item: 14]
Scope and Content Note:

Robert's letter contains information on the condition and sale of the mother's slaves.

Robert J. Cammock (brother0 letter to George Cammock, 1860 May 6
[Box: 158, Folder: 12, Item: 15]
Scope and Content Note:

Robert's letter contains information on the condition and sale of the mother's slaves.

Robert J. Cammock (brother) letter to George Cammock, 1860 June 10
[Box: 158, Folder: 12, Item: 16]
Scope and Content Note:

Robert's letter contains information on the condition and sale of the mother's slaves.

Robert J. Cammock (brother) letter to George Cammock, 1860 July 3
[Box: 158, Folder: 12, Item: 17]
Scope and Content Note:

Robert's letter contains information on the condition and sale of the mother's slaves.

James J. Cammock letter to George Cammock, July 19
[Box: 158, Folder: 12, Item: 18]
Robert J. Cammock (broher) letter to George Cammock, undated
[Box: 158, Folder: 12, Item: 19]
Scope and Content Note:

Robert's letter contains information on the condition and sale of the mother's slaves.

Record of Cammock family deaths, undated
[Box: 158, Folder: 12, Item: 20]
1810 Virginia Census Data (no original), undated
[Box: 158, Folder: 12, Item: 21]
Microfilm entry of 1850 Federal Census Data, undated
[Box: 158, Folder: 12, Item: 22]
1850 census data (not original), Jefferson Count, KY, undated
[Box: 158, Folder: 12, Item: 23]
Microfilm entry of 1855-1856 Louisville city directory, undated
[Box: 158, Folder: 12, Item: 24]
Subseries xiii. Campbell, A. B, 1864
A. B. Campbell letter to James R. Campbell, Memphis, TN, 1864 January 15
[Box: 158, Folder: 13, Item: 1]
Subseries xiv. Carr, Major General Joseph Bradford, 1892
Caspar Bubrel letter to Major General Joseph Bradford Carr, New York, 1892 February 15
[Box: 158, Folder: 14, Item: 1]
Scope and Content Note:

Bubrel wrote to Carr to request profile photos of the Major General to aid him in sculpting Carr for the New York state monument at Gettysburg.

Subseries xv. Cavett, E. B, 1863
E. B. Cavett letter to Mr. J. H. Steel, Fort Jackson, Camp Nelson, KY, 1863 December 26
[Box: 158, Folder: 15, Item: 1]
Scope and Content Note:

Cavett's letter relates that 900 rebel prisoners will be brought in the next day.

Subseries xvi. Chapin, Charles, 1865
Charles Chapin letter to Robert S. Chapin, Camp Wainwright, VA, 1865 Februar 19
[Box: 158, Folder: 16, Item: 1]
Subseries xvii. Clark, Asaph, 1862-1865
Observations from the warfront, 1862-1865
[Box: 158, Folder: 17-19]
Scope and Content Note:

These folders include the personal journal kept by Clark during the war from 1862-1865. In these he includes observations of his movements from camps/forts/battles, the weather and sights, and daily life. Some specific notations include skirmishes, capture of rebel prisoners, mustering into the army, fighting the environment, interaction with slaves, the death of comrades, and a fight in camp. He also includes a drawing of his work station at one camp as quartermaster and also an invitation to a concert and ball while at a fort.

Correspondence, 1864-1865
[Box: 158, Folder: 20]
Asaph Clark letter to mother, Newport Barracks, NC, 1864 May 10
[Box: 158, Folder: 20, Item: 1]
Asaph Clark letter to mother, camp in the field, VA, 1864 October 17
[Box: 158, Folder: 20, Item: 2]
Scope and Content Note:

Clark used a page from his journal to write the letter, so the letter includes observations from the field.

Asaph Clark letter to mother, Fort Richmond, New York Harbor, NY, 1864 November 11
[Box: 158, Folder: 20, Item: 3]
Scope and Content Note:

Clark used a page of his journal to write the letter, so the letter includes some his observations from the field.

unidentified correspondent letter to Asaph Clark, Point of Rocks Hospital, VA, 1865 January 10
[Box: 158, Folder: 20, Item: 4]
Scope and Content Note:

Letter written to Clark as the Quartermaster of his unit to report the death of Private Albert E. Thompson. The letter includes the reason for Thompson's death and a list of his effects.

Song, Kingdom Coming, undated
[Box: 158, Folder: 21]
Map, Camp Site, undated
[Box: 158, Folder: 22]
Asaph Clark Photos, undated
[Box: 158, Folder: 24]
Scope and Content Note:

An amber type photo of Asaph Clark and an unidentified woman.

Asaph Clark Quartermaster Papers, 1864-1865
[Box: 158, Folder: 23]
Scope and Content Note:

Inventories and accounts of stores kept by Clark when he served as quartermaster, they also include a letter to himself concerning a missing item.

Subseries xviii. Coffin, W. M, 1865-1867
W. M. Coffin letter to Lieutenant Samuel Miller, Louisville, KY, 1865 March 20
[Box: 158, Folder: 25, Item: 1]
W. M. Coffin letter to Lieutenant Samuel Miller, Louisville, KY, 1865 May 20
[Box: 158, Folder: 25, Item: 2]
W. M. Coffin letter to Lieutenant Samuel Miller, Louisville, KY, 1865 May 30
[Box: 158, Folder: 25, Item: 3]
W. M. Coffin letter to Lieutenant Samuel Miller, Louisville, KY, 1865 June 21
[Box: 158, Folder: 25, Item: 4]
W. M. Coffin letter to Lieutenant Samuel Miller, Louisville, KY, 1865 July 6
[Box: 158, Folder: 25, Item: 5]
W. M. Coffin letter to Lieutenant Samuel Miller, Louisville, KY, 1865 November 16
[Box: 158, Folder: 25, Item: 6]
W. M. Coffin letter to friend, Louisville, KY, 1866 November 16
[Box: 158, Folder: 25, Item: 7]
W. M. Coffin letter to friend, Louisville, Ky, 1867 March 5
[Box: 158, Folder: 25, Item: 8]
Subseries xix. Colson, James B, 1865
W. E. Colson letter to Mr. A. D. Woodson, 1865 February 24
[Box: 158, Folder: 26, Item: 1]
Scope and Content Note:

James B. Colson wrote this letter on the behalf of W. E. Colson to request the pistol W. E. Colson purchased from Mr. A. D. Woodson.

Subseries xx. Cresap, C. J. P, 1864
C. J. P. Cresap letter to Major General John. C. Breckingridge, GA, 1864 November 30
[Box: 158, Folder: 27, Item: 1]
Scope and Content Note:

Cresap wrote to Major General John C. Breckingridge to request for supplies to be sent to Richmond, VA.

Subseries xxi. Crumley, J, [?] October 14
J. Crumley letter to unidentified correspondent, Yorktown, VA, [?] October 14
[Box: 158, Folder: 28, Item: 1]
Subseries xxii. Curless, Jonathan J, 1891
Jonathan J. Curless letter to Joseph F. Mueller, Earrion, IL, 1891 January 31
[Box: 158, Folder: 29, Item: 1]
Jonathan J. Curless pension request to Brown County, OH County Clerk, 1891 February 3
[Box: 158, Folder: 29, Item: 2]
Scope and Content Note:

Curless requested his pension and included a statement from Joseph F. Mueller attesting his fragile health.

Jonathan J. Curless draft of letter, undated
[Box: 158, Folder: 29, Item: 3]
Scope and Content Note:

Draft of a letter with descriptions of his health problems.

Subseries xxiii. Davison, C. C, 1864
C. C. Davison letter to C. Wood, 1864 November 18
[Box: 158, Folder: 30, Item: 1]
Subseries xxiv. DeCamp, M. L, 1861
M. L. DeCamp letter to Phebe (cousin), Branch Hill, KY, 1861 May 12
[Box: 158, Folder: 31, Item: 1]
Subseries xxv. Dreyser, Sergeant H. H, undated
Sergeant H. H. Dreyser letter to Aunt Ann, undated
[Box: 158, Folder: 32, Item: 1]
Subseries xxvi. Edwards, Perry, 1861
Perry Edwards letter to Miss Margaret J. Randolph (cousin), Atlanta, GA, 1861 September 23
[Box: 158, Folder: 33, Item: 1]
Subseries xxvii. Ferrell, James L, 1864
James L. Ferrell letter to O. A. Wynne, Dalton, GA, 1864 April 15
[Box: 158, Folder: 34, Item: 1]
Subseries xxviii. Fleming, M, 1865
M. Fleming letter to Aunt and Uncle, IL, 1865 January 22
[Box: 158, Folder: 35, Item: 1]
Subseries xxix. Flinn, Lewis A, 1864
Lewis A. Flinn letter to mother, Benton Barracks, St. Louis, MO, 1864 December 1
[Box: 158, Folder: 36, Item: 1]
Subseries xxx. Foskett, Sergeant Eugene D, 1865
Sergeant Eugene D. Foskett letter to parens, Nashville, TN, 1865 February 5
[Box: 158, Folder: 37, Item: 1]
Subseries xxxi. Fowler, Daniel, 1854
Daniel Fowler letter to parents, New Orleans, LA, 1854 February 12
[Box: 158, Folder: 38, Item: 1]
Subseries xxxii. Fox, P. V, 1862-1864
P. V. Fox letter to Ida Fox (wife), Manscoe Creek, TN, 182 November 12
[Box: 158, Folder: 39, Item: 1]
P. V. Fox letter to Ida Fox (wife), Stevenson, AL, 1864 June 11
[Box: 158, Folder: 39, Item: 2]
P. V. Fox letter to Ida Fox (wife), Chattanooga, TN, 1864 September 19
[Box: 158, Folder: 39, Item: 3]
Subseries xxxiii. Fury, Franklin, 1863
Inventory of the effects of Franklin Fury, 1863 May 23
[Box: 160, Folder: 4, Item: 1]
Subseries xxxiv. Gifford, Jim, 1864
Jim Gifford letter to Mr. and Mrs. Elihu H. Gifford, Beaufort, NC, 1864 February 14
[Box: 158, Folder: 40, Item: 1]
Jim Gifford letter to Mr. and Mrs. Elihu H. Gifford, Beaufort, NC, 1864 April 28
[Box: 158, Folder: 40, Item: 2]
Jim Gifford letter to Mr. and Mrs. Elihu H. Gifford, Beaufort, NC, 1864 May 6
[Box: 158, Folder: 40, Item: 3]
Jim Gifford letter to Mr. and Mrs. Elihu H. Gifford, Beaufort, NC, 1864 July 28
[Box: 158, Folder: 40, Item: 4]
Jim Gifford letter to Mr. and Mrs. Elihu H. Gifford, Beaufort, NC, 1864 October 27
[Box: 158, Folder: 40, Item: 5]
Jim Gifford letter to Mr. and Mrs. Elihu H. Gifford, Beaufort, NC, 1864 November 14
[Box: 158, Folder: 40, Item: 6]
Subseries xxxv Hall, Herbert, undated
Song, Ballad for the Times by Herbert Hall, undated
[Box: 160, Folder: 5, Item: 1]
Subseries xxxvi. Hallister, Frank M, 1892
Frank M. Hallister Pension Claim, 1892 April 12
[Box: 158, Folder: 41, Item: 1]
Scope and Content Note:

A letter written by Robert J. J. Harkins on the behalf of Frank M. Hallister to claim his pension.

Subseries xxxvii. Hammer, Thomas, Bulk, 1856-1882
Letters to Bell (wife), 1858-1864
[Box: 158, Folder: 42]
Thomas Hammer letter to Bell (wife), 1858 January 13
[Box: 158, Folder: 42, Item: 1]
Thomas Hammer letter to Bell (wife), 1858 December 19
[Box: 158, Folder: 42, Item: 2]
Thomas Hammer letter to Bell (wife), 1859 January 23
[Box: 158, Folder: 42, Item: 3]
Thomas Hammer letter to Bell (wife), 1859 February 22
[Box: 158, Folder: 42, Item: 4]
Thomas Hammer letter to Bell (wife), 1862 January 9
[Box: 158, Folder: 42, Item: 5]
Thomas Hammer letter to Bell (wife), 1862 March 23
[Box: 158, Folder: 42, Item: 6]
Thomas Hammer letter to Bell (wife), 1862 April 4
[Box: 158, Folder: 42, Item: 7]
Thomas Hammer letter to Bell (wife), 1862 April 15
[Box: 158, Folder: 42, Item: 8]
Thomas Hammer letter to Bell (wife), 1862 April 25
[Box: 158, Folder: 42, Item: 9]
Thomas Hammer letter to Bell (wife), 1862 May 25
[Box: 158, Folder: 42, Item: 10]
Thomas Hammer letter to Bell (wife), 1862 May 30
[Box: 158, Folder: 42, Item: 11]
Scope and Content Note:

Includes another letter in a foreign language on back dated, May, 29 1862.

Thomas Hammer letter to Bell (wife), 1862 June 5
[Box: 158, Folder: 42, Item: 12]
Thomas Hammer letter to Bell (wife), 1862 June 12
[Box: 158, Folder: 42, Item: 13]
Thomas Hammer letter to Bell (wife), 1862 June 17
[Box: 158, Folder: 42, Item: 15]
Thomas Hammer letter to Bell (wife), 1862 July 11
[Box: 158, Folder: 42, Item: 16]
Thomas Hammer letter to Bell (wife), 1862 July 24
[Box: 158, Folder: 42, Item: 17]
Thomas Hammer letter to Bell (wife), 1862 July 27
[Box: 158, Folder: 42, Item: 18]
Thomas Hammer letter to Bell (wife), 1862 July 31
[Box: 158, Folder: 42, Item: 19]
Thomas Hammer letter to Bell (wife), 1862 August 6
[Box: 158, Folder: 42, Item: 20]
Thomas Hammer letter to Bell (wife), 1862 September 5
[Box: 158, Folder: 42, Item: 21]
Thomas Hammer letter to Bell (wife), 1862 September 16
[Box: 158, Folder: 42, Item: 22]
Thomas Hammer letter to Bell (wife), 1862 September 28
[Box: 158, Folder: 42, Item: 23]
Thomas Hammer letter to Bell (wife), 1862 October 5
[Box: 158, Folder: 42, Item: 24]
Thomas Hammer letter to Bell (wife), 1862 October 7
[Box: 158, Folder: 42, Item: 25]
Thomas Hammer letter to Bell (wife), 1862 October 29
[Box: 158, Folder: 42, Item: 26]
Thomas Hammer letter to Bell (wife), 1862 October 23
[Box: 158, Folder: 42, Item: 27]
Thomas Hammer letter to Bell (wife), 1862 November 25
[Box: 158, Folder: 42, Item: 28]
Thomas Hammer letter to Bell (wife), 1862 December 10
[Box: 158, Folder: 42, Item: 29]
Thomas Hammer letter to Bell (wife), 1862 December 17
[Box: 158, Folder: 42, Item: 30]
Thomas Hammer letter to Bell (wife), 1862 December 26
[Box: 158, Folder: 42, Item: 31]
Thomas Hammer letter to Bell (wife), Newburn, NC, 1863 January 15
[Box: 158, Folder: 42, Item: 32]
Thomas Hammer letter to Bell (wife), Newburn, NC, 1863 January 22
[Box: 158, Folder: 42, Item: 33]
Thomas Hammer letter to Bell (wife), Washington D. C, 1864 April 30
[Box: 158, Folder: 42, Item: 34]
Thomas Hammer letter to Bell (wife), undated November 19
[Box: 158, Folder: 42, Item: 35]
Thomas Hammer letter fragments of two letters to Bell (wife), undated
[Box: 158, Folder: 42, Item: 36]
Letters, 1856-1906
[Box: 158, Folder: 43]
Henry Hammer letter to Thomas Hammer, 1856 April 12
[Box: 158, Folder: 43, Item: 1]
Thomas Hammer letter to friend, 1858 October 5
[Box: 158, Folder: 43, Item: 2]
Thomas Hammer letter to Lieutenant John W. Williams, 1862 February 20
[Box: 158, Folder: 43, Item: 3]
Alice and Tom letter to Mary Freeman (niece of Thomas Hammer), East Brady, PA, 1899 May 24
[Box: 158, Folder: 43, Item: 4]
Scope and Content Note:

Alice and Tom wrote to express their congratulations to Mary on her upcoming commencement.

Harry (?) letter to parents, Bridgeport, OH, 1906 August 8
[Box: 158, Folder: 43, Item: 5]
Thomas Hammer three letters in fragments, undated
[Box: 158, Folder: 43, Item: 6-8]
Assorted papers, Bulk, 1877-1882
[Box: 158, Folder: 44]
Dr. J. W. James, MD, receipt to Thomas Hammer, 1877 March 13
[Box: 158, Folder: 44, Item: 1]
Itemized statement from B. F. Smith Livery and Sale Stables, 1882 May 18
[Box: 158, Folder: 44, Item: 2]
Legal document, 1798 July 19
[Box: 158, Folder: 44, Item: 3]
Scope and Content Note:

A legal document from the county court of Charles City stating that payment must be made by Ralph Burton and James Walker to William Jarvis on account of Robert Goodwich.

Thomas Hammer book cover, undatd
[Box: 158, Folder: 44, Item: 4]
Subseries xxxviii. Hammond, Colonel Edwin J, 1910
Thomas Henderson letter to Colonel Edwin J. Hammond, Princeton, IL, 1910 October 1
[Box: 158, Folder: 45, Item: 1]
Subseries xxxix. Hawkins, William T, 1863
William T. Hawkins letter to sister, TN, 1863 February 5
[Box: 158, Folder: 46, Item: 1]
Subseries xl. Hays, James, 1863
James Hays letter to Miss Kate Hays (sister), Washington, D. C, 1863 May 11
[Box: 158, Folder: 47, Item: 1]
Subseries xli. Hill, Samuel, 1862
Samuel Hill letter to Willie (sister), Courtland Street General Hospital, St. Louis, MO, 1862 February 6
[Box: 158, Folder: 48, Item: 1]
Samuel Hill letter to Willie (sister), Pittsburgh Landing, TN, 1862 April 24
[Box: 158, Folder: 48, Item: 2]
Subseries xlii. Hillam, John, 1864
John Hillam letter to Lyelia Hillam (sister), Hudson, NY, 1864 Septmber 13
[Box: 158, Folder: 49, Item: 1]
Subseries xliii. Hoyt, William A, 1862
William A. Hoyt letter to mother, IA, 1862 February 4
[Box: 158, Folder: 50, Item: 1]
Subseries xliv. Hutchinson, Henry, 1861-1863
Henry Hutchinson letter to Robert Hutchinson (brother), Washington, D. C, 1861 May 17
[Box: 158, Folder: 51, Item: 1]
Henry Hutchinson letter to Robert Hutchinson (brother), Alexandria, VA, 1861 May 29
[Box: 158, Folder: 51, Item: 2]
Henry Hutchinson letter to Robert Hutchinson (brother), Camp Wilcox, 1861 May 31
[Box: 158, Folder: 51, Item: 3]
Henry Hutchinson letter to Maggie Hutchinson (sister), Camp Wilcox, 1861 June 6
[Box: 158, Folder: 51, Item: 4]
Henry Hutchinson letter to Robert Hutchinson (brother), Camp Wilcox, 1861 June 8
[Box: 158, Folder: 51, Item: 5]
Henry Hutchinson letter to Robert Hutchinson (brother), Camp Wilcox, 1861 June 9
[Box: 158, Folder: 51, Item: 6]
Henry Hutchinson letter to Robert Hutchinson (brother), Camp Wilcox, 1861 June 17
[Box: 158, Folder: 51, Item: 7]
Henry Hutchinson letter to Robert Hutchinson (brother), Camp Wilcox, 1861 June 30
[Box: 158, Folder: 51, Item: 8]
Henry Hutchinson letter to Robert Hutchinson (brother), Cloud Mills, 1861 July 6
[Box: 158, Folder: 51, Item: 10]
Henry Hutchinson letter to Robert Hutchinson (brother), Cloud Mills, 1861 June 30
[Box: 158, Folder: 51, Item: 9]
Henry Hutchinson letter to Robert Hutchinson (brother), Richmond, VA, 1861 October 4
[Box: 158, Folder: 51, Item: 11]
Henry Hutchinson letter to Robert Hutchinson (brother), Salisbury, SC, 1862 April 7
[Box: 158, Folder: 51, Item: 12]
Henry Hutchinson letter to Robert Hutchinson (brother), Salisbury, SC, 1862 April 11
[Box: 158, Folder: 51, Item: 13]
Henry Hutchinson letter to Robert Hutchinson (brother), Washingon, D. C, 1863 May 22
[Box: 158, Folder: 51, Item: 14]
Henry Hutchinson letter fragment, undated
[Box: 158, Folder: 51, Item: 15]
Subseries xlv. Hutchinson, Robert, 1861-1863
Robert Hutchinson letter to Henry Hutchinson (brother), Detroit, MI, 1861 August 20
[Box: 158, Folder: 52, Item: 1]
Robert Hutchinson letter to Henry Hutchinson (brother), Annapolis, MD, 1861 October 18
[Box: 158, Folder: 52, Item: 2]
Robert Hutchinson letter to Henry Hutchinson (brother), Detroit, MI, 1861 December 1
[Box: 158, Folder: 52, Item: 3]
Robert Hutchinson letter to Henry Hutchinson (brother), Beaufort, SC, 1862 April 7
[Box: 158, Folder: 52, Item: 4]
Robert Hutchinson letter to family, Goats Point, GA, 1862 April 18
[Box: 158, Folder: 52, Item: 5]
Robert Hutchinson letter to Henry Hutchinson (brother), James Island, 1862 June 14
[Box: 158, Folder: 52, Item: 6]
Robert Hutchinson letter to Henry Hutchinson (brother), James Island, 1862 June 17
[Box: 158, Folder: 52, Item: 7]
Robert Hutchinson letter to Henry Hutchinson (brother), Hilton Head, SC, 1862 June 22
[Box: 158, Folder: 52, Item: 8]
Robert Hutchinson letter to Henry Hutchinson (brother), Hilton Head, SC, 1862 June 25
[Box: 158, Folder: 52, Item: 9]
Robert Hutchinson letter to Henry Hutchinson (brother), Fredericksburg, VA, 1862 December 21
[Box: 158, Folder: 52, Item: 10]
Robert Hutchinson letter to Henry Hutchinson (brother), Fredericksburg, VA, 1863 July 20
[Box: 158, Folder: 52, Item: 11]
Robert Hutchinson letter to Henry Hutchinson (brother), Crab orchard, 1863 September 22
[Box: 158, Folder: 52, Item: 13]
Robert Hutchinson letter to Henry Hutchinson (brother), Crab orchard, 1863 December 30
[Box: 158, Folder: 52, Item: 14]
Subseries xlvi. Isbell, Pope, 1861
Pope Isbell letter to father, Norfolk, VA, 1861 August 22
[Box: 158, Folder: 53, Item: 1]
Subseries xlvii. Johnson, Lawrence, 1864
Lawrence Johnson letter to friend, Fort Anderson, Paducah, KY, 1864 November 16
[Box: 158, Folder: 54, Item: 1]
Subseries xlviii. Jones, Chaney, 1862
Chaney Jones letter to wife and family, Mount Pleasant Hospital, Washington, D. C, 1862 November 20
[Box: 158, Folder: 55, Item: 1]
Subseries xlvix. Kasee, H. S, 1871
H. S. Kasee letter to Harvey (?), 1871 March 20
[Box: 158, Folder: 56, Item: 1]
Subseries l Kimbell, Henry Adam, Bulk, 1862-1863
Poems from Camps, 1863 July
[Box: 158, Folder: 57, Item: 1]
Henry Adam Kimbell obituary, 1916 April 12
[Box: 158, Folder: 57, Item: 2]
Scope and Content Note:

An obituary of Henry Adam Kimbell written on the night he died, relating birth, immigration, education, marriage, children, church service, death and survivors.

Henry Adam Kimbell letter fragment, undated
[Box: 158, Folder: 57, Item: 3]
Henry Adam Kimbell letter to unidentified correspondent, Hospital, Nashville, TN, 1863
[Box: 158, Folder: 57, Item: 4]
Henry Adam Kimbell letter fragment, 1862 December
[Box: 158, Folder: 57, Item: 5]
St. Paul's Church Constitution, Louisville, KY, 1857
[Box: 158, Folder: 57, Item: 6]
Photo of unidentified man, undated
[Box: 158, Folder: 57, Item: 7]
Photo of unidentified woman, undated
[Box: 158, Folder: 57, Item: 8]
Subseries li Logan, Major General John A, 1865
General Orders by Major General John A. Logan, 1865 June 17
[Box: 160, Folder: 6, Item: 1]
Subseries lii Longacre, Isaac, 1865
Isaac Longacre letter to Rena Longacre (daughter), Camp Andrew Barracks, 1865 February 20
[Box: 158, Folder: 58, Item: 1]
Isaac Longacre letter to Rena Longacre (daughter), Selma, AL, 1865 April 30
[Box: 158, Folder: 58, Item: 2]
Isaac Longacre letter to Rena Longacre (daughter), Galveston, TX, undated
[Box: 158, Folder: 58, Item: 3]
Subseries xliv. Mandermack, Mathias, 1862
Mathias Mandermack letter to unidentified correspondent, 1862 August 24
[Box: 158, Folder: 59, Item: 1]
Subseries lv. Markworth, H. H, 1861
H. H. Markworth letter to General Rosencrans, 1861 November 25
[Box: 158, Folder: 60, Item: 1]
Scope and Content Note:

H. H. Markworth wrote to General Rosencrans the misconduct seen by the First Lieutenant of one of the Captains tearing the muster rolls and refusing Markworth his salary until he obtains the Captain a furlough. He includes evidence of his enlistment and duty during term of service.

Subseries lvi. Masterson, R. W, 1862
E. N. Smith, Esquire, letter to R. W. Masterson, 1862 April 15
[Box: 158, Folder: 61, Item: 1]
Subseries lvii. McClellan, General George Brinton, 1863
McClellan, General George Brinton letter to unidentified correspondent, 1863 October 20
[Box: 158, Folder: 62, Item: 1]
Subseries lvii. McDowell, James F, 1864
James F. McDowell letter to Dr. Phillip Mick, Washington, D. C, 1864 March 3
[Box: 158, Folder: 63, Item: 1]
James F. McDowell letter to Dr. Phillip Mick, Washington, D. C, 1864 June 24
[Box: 158, Folder: 63, Item: 2]
Subseries lviii. McLean, General William, 1864
General George McLean letter to unidentified correspondent, Lexington, KY, 1864 October 31
[Box: 158, Folder: 64, Item: 1]
Subseries lix. McMillin, A. F, 1862
A. F. McMillin letter to E. H. Smith, Esquire, Lexington, KY, 1862 July 11
[Box: 158, Folder: 65, Item: 1]
Subseries lx Messer, George, 1862
George Messer letter to Thomas Kelley, Clinton, IL, 1862 October 20
[Box: 158, Folder: 66, Item: 1]
Subseries lxi. Mitchell, J. R, 1862
J. R. Mitchell letter to Mary and Lide Mitchell (cousins), Louisville, KY, 1862 September 22
[Box: 158, Folder: 67, Item: 1]
Subseries lxii. Moore, John F, 1862-1863
John F. Moore letter to father, Camp Culbertson, 1862 August 27
[Box: 158, Folder: 68, Item: 1]
John F. Moore letter to mother, Lexington, KY, 1862 October 28
[Box: 158, Folder: 68, Item: 2]
John F. Moore letter to mother, Lexington, KY, 1863 August 27
[Box: 158, Folder: 68, Item: 3]
Subseries lxiii. Morgan, William H, 1861
William H. Morgan letter to mother, Pilot Knob, 1861 December 2
[Box: 159, Folder: 1, Item: 1]
William H. Morgan letter to letter to mother, Pilot Knob, 1861 December 9
[Box: 159, Folder: 1, Item: 2]
William H. Morgan letter to mother, Pilot Knob, 1861 December 27
[Box: 159, Folder: 1, Item: 3]
William H. Morgan letter to father, Pilot Knob, October
[Box: 159, Folder: 1, Item: 4]
William H. morgan letter fragment, undated
[Box: 159, Folder: 1, Item: 5]
Subseries lxiv. Mullen, Joseph (Tim), 1885-1899
W. B. Manning letter to Josepg (Tim) Mullen, Georgetown, OH, 1885 October 12
[Box: 159, Folder: 2, Item: 1]
Scope and Content Note:

Letter includes an announcement of the upcoming reunion of the brigade.

Affidavit of Joseph T. Mullen on behalf of Jon Barnes, 1889 April 26
[Box: 159, Folder: 2, Item: 2]
E. W. Strawn letter to Joseph (Tim) Mullen, Blumchester, OH, 1889 December 12
[Box: 159, Folder: 2, Item: 3]
J. T. Mullen letter to E. W. Strawn, Feesburg, OH, 1889 December 19
[Box: 159, Folder: 2, Item: 4]
Affidavit of Joseph T. Mullen written to P. J. Lockwood, undated
[Box: 159, Folder: 3, Item: 5]
Acknowledgement of Pension Claim of J. T. Mullen from P. J. Lockwood, 1890 June 5
[Box: 159, Folder: 2, Item: 6]
Affidavit of Joseph T. Mullen on behalf of James P. Martin, undated
[Box: 159, Folder: 2, Item: 7]
Affidavit of Joseph P. Mullen on the behalf of E. W. Strawn, undated
[Box: 159, Folder: 2, Item: 8]
Affidavit of Joseph T. Mullen on the behalf of R. K. White, undated
[Box: 159, Folder: 2, Item: 9]
Subseries lxv. Munyon, H. F, 1864
H. F. Munyon letter to Helen Munyon (wife), Portsmouth, MI, 1864 September 4
[Box: 159, Folder: 3, Item: 1]
Subseries lxvi. Patterson, Thomas W, 1863-1864
Special Order No. 117, 1863 July 27
[Box: 159, Folder: 4, Item: 1]
Scope and Content Note:

Special order by Thomas W. Patterson instructing an inspection of meat quality.

Special Order No. 140, 1863 August 31
[Box: 159, Folder: 4, Item: 2]
Scope and Content Note:

A special order by Thomas W. Patterson concerning the loss of wood.

Thomas W. Patterson letter to Colonel I. B. Fry, Chattanooga, TN, 1864 February 8
[Box: 159, Folder: 4, Item: 3]
Report of Men Kept on Duty by Thomas W. Patterson, 1864 February 13
[Box: 159, Folder: 4, Item: 4]
subseries lxvii. Pearl, John F, 1865
John F. Pearl letter to Professor Brocklesby, Nashville, TN, 1865 October 14
[Box: 159, Folder: 5, Item: 1]
Subseries lxviii. Perkins, James, 1862
James Perkins letter to A. W. Smith, 1862 January 1
[Box: 159, Folder: 7, Item: 1]
Subseries lxix. Pierce, M. Byron, 1862
M. Byron Pierce letter to father, Washington, D. C, 1862 November 5
[Box: 159, Folder: 8, Item: 1]
Subseries lxx. Pirtle, Alfred, 1864
Alfred Pirtle letter to Brigade General William D. Whipple, Louisville, KY, 1864 January 13
[Box: 159, Folder: 9, Item: 1]
Subseries lxxi. Potts, J, 1903
J. Potts letter to Comrades of Battery A, Wayland, MI, 1903 August 19
[Box: 159, Folder: 10, Item: 1]
Scope and Content Note:

Potts notifies his comrades about his inability to attend their annual reunion.

Subseries lxxii. Potts, James M, 1863-1864
Unidentified correspondent letter to James M. Potts, 1864 September 29
[Box: 159, Folder: 11, Item: 1]
J. S. Potts letter to J. M. Potts, Calhoone, KY, 1863 February 5
[Box: 159, Folder: 11, Image: 2]
Subseries lxxiii. Rand, Captain F. W, [?] December 29
F. W. Rand letter to George (?), [?] December 29
[Box: 159, Folder: 12, Item: 1]
Scope and Content Note:

The letter includes an authorization for training Frank Rice.

Subseries lxxiv. Sanborn, L. S, 1865
L. S. Sanborn letter to Richard (?), Alexandria, VA, 1865 August 2
[Box: 159, Folder: 13, Item: 1]
Subseries lxxv. Sawyer, Otis, May 1
Otis Sawyer letter to Lucy A. Sawyer, ???? May 1
[Box: 159, Folder: 14, Item: 1]
Subseries lxxvi. Shearer, John W, 1861
John W. Shearer letter to James (brother), Arlington, VA, 1861 September 24
[Box: 159, Folder: 15, Item: 1]
Subseries lxxvii. Spencer, William E, 1861-1873
1861-1862
[Box: 159, Folder: 16]
William E. Spencer letter to E. Spencer, Ripon, WI, 1861 October 15
[Box: 159, Folder: 16, Item: 1]
William E. Spencer letter to Miss F. A. Spencer (sister), Ripon, WI, 1861 October 24
[Box: 159, Folder: 16, Item: 2]
William E. Spencer letter to Fidelia and Jennie Spencer (sisters), Ripon, WI, 1861 October 28
[Box: 159, Folder: 16, Item: 3]
William E. Spencer letter to Fidelia and Jennie Spencer (sisters), Ripon, WI, 1861 November 4
[Box: 159, Folder: 16, Item: 4]
William McKoon letter to William E. Spencer (grandson), West Butler, 1861 November 25
[Box: 159, Folder: 16, Item: 5]
William E. Spencer letter to Fidelia Spencer (sister), Ripon, WI, 1861 December 1
[Box: 159, Folder: 16, Item: 6]
William E. Spencer letter to Jennie Spencer (sister), Ripon, WI, 1861 December 1
[Box: 159, Folder: 16, Item: 7]
William E. Spencer letter to Elihu Spencer (father), Ripon, WI, 1861 December 7
[Box: 159, Folder: 16, Item: 8]
William E. Spencer letter to Fidelia and Jennie Spencer (sisters), Ripon, WI, 1861 December 11
[Box: 159, Folder: 16, Item: 9]
William E. Spencer letter to Elihu Spencer (father), Ripon, WI, 1862 January 3
[Box: 159, Folder: 16, Item: 10]
William E. Spencer letter to Miss F. A. Spencer (sister), Kenosha, WI, 1862 January 10
[Box: 159, Folder: 16, Item: 11]
William E. Spencer letter to sister, Kenosha, WI, 1862 January 16
[Box: 159, Folder: 16, Item: 12]
William E. Spencer letter to sister, Kenosha, WI, 1862 January 29
[Box: 159, Folder: 16, Item: 13]
William E. Spencer letter to Elihu Spencer (father), Kenosha, WI, 1862 February 4
[Box: 159, Folder: 16, Item: 14]
William E. Spencer letter to Elihu Spencer (father), Kenosha, WI, 1862 February 20
[Box: 159, Folder: 16, Item: 15]
William E. Spencer letter to Miss Fidelia A. Spencer (sister), Kenosha, WI, 1862 Februray 28
[Box: 159, Folder: 16, Item: 16]
William E. Spencer letter to James K. Spencer (brother), Kenosha, WI, 1862 March 14
[Box: 159, Folder: 16, Item: 17]
William E. Spencer letter to Elihu Spencer (father), St. Louis, MO, 1862 March 20
[Box: 159, Folder: 16, Item: 18]
William E. Spencer letter to Elihu Spencer (father), St. Louis, MO, 1862 April 8
[Box: 159, Folder: 16, Item: 19]
William E. Spencer letter to Elihu Spencer (father), Cape Girardeau, 1862 May 2
[Box: 159, Folder: 16, Item: 20]
William E. Spencer letter to Elihu Spencer (father), Cape Girardeau, MO, 1862 May 31
[Box: 159, Folder: 16, Item: 21]
William E. Spencer letter to Elihu Spencer (father), Cape Girardeau, MO, 1862 June 17
[Box: 159, Folder: 16, Item: 22]
William E. Spencer letter to Elihu Spencer (father), West Stoddard, MO, 1862 June 25
[Box: 159, Folder: 16, Item: 23]
William E. Spencer letter to James K. Spencer (brother), Cape Girardeau, MO, 1862 June 30
[Box: 159, Folder: 16, Item: 24]
William E. Spencer letter to Elihu Spencer (father), Maryanna, AR, 1862 August 2
[Box: 159, Folder: 16, Item: 25]
William E. Spencer letter to mother, Helena, AR, 1862 August 7
[Box: 159, Folder: 16, Item: 26]
William E. Spencer letter to Elihu Spencer, Helena, AR, 1862 September 7
[Box: 159, Folder: 16, Item: 27]
1863-1873, undated
[Box: 159, Folder: 17]
Newspaper Clipping, E. H. Smith Letter to Mr. E. Spencer, 1862 September 28
[Box: 159, Folder: 17, Item: 1]
Scope and Content Note:

The newspaper clipping includes the letter from E. H. Smith to Mr. E. Spencer informing Spencer of the death of his son William E. Spencer, death and expressing his condolences. Also included in the clipping is part of a letter written by William E. Spencer.

E. B. French, Auditor, letter to Elihu Spencer, 1863 February 16
[Box: 159, Folder: 17, Item: 2]
Scope and Content Note:

The letter includes information on the pension claim made by Spencer's family.

E. B. French, Auditor, letter to Elihu Spencer, 1863 March 23
[Box: 159, Folder: 17, Item: 3]
Scope and Content Note:

The letter includes information about the pension claim made by Spencer's family.

Unidentified correspondent letter to Elihu Spencer, 1867 February 10
[Box: 159, Folder: 17, Item: 4]
Scope and Content Note:

This letter is from an unidentified soldier apologizing and returning a stolen penholder, taken from the now deceased William E. Spencer.

E. G. Updike, Corresponding Secretary of the Phoenix Society of Lawrence University, letter to Elihu Spencer, 1873 March 8
[Box: 159, Folder: 17, Item: 5]
Scope and Content Note:

Th Society sends its condolences for the death of James, Elihu's last son, who was a member of their society.

Photo of James (Kirtland) Spencer, undated
[Box: 159, Folder: 17, Item: 6]
Newspaper clipping, Third District, undated
[Box: 159, Folder: 17, Item: 7]
Obituary of James Kirtland Spencer, undated
[Box: 159, Folder: 17, Item: 8]
undated
[Box: 159, Folder: 18]
Map Showing Areas of Operation of 1st Wisconsin Cavalry, Summer 1862, as Described by Pvt. W. E. Spencer in his letters home, undated
[Box: 159, Folder: 18, Item: 1]
The 1st Wisconsin Cavalry Regiment, Wisconsin Volunteers by S. F. Darling, undated
[Box: 159, Folder: 18, Item: 2]
Photocopies of envelopes to Elihu spencer and Fidelia Spencer, undated
[Box: 159, Folder: 18, Item: 3]
Letters of William E. Spencer, Co. G, 1st Wisconsin Cavalry Regiment compiles by collector Wade Hall, undated
[Box: 159, Folder: 18, Item: 4]
Transcript of the Letters of Private William E. Spencer as compiled by the collector Wade Hall, undated
[Box: 159, Folder: 19]
Subseries lxxviii. Sweening, Johney, 1864
Johney Sweening letter to parents, Algiers, GA, 1864 July 5
[Box: 159, Folder: 20, Item: 1]
Subseries lxxix. Swertfager, John H, 1861
John H. Swertfager letter to Del (?), Albany, NY, 1861 September 12
[Box: 159, Folder: 21, Item: 1]
John H. Swertfager letter to Del (?), Albany, NY, 1865 April 7
[Box: 159, Folder: 21, Item: 2]
Subseries lxxx. Tank, J. T, 1862
J. T. Tank letter to Mrs. John Tank (mother), Tiverton, MA, 1862 August 30
[Box: 159, Folder: 22, Item: 1]
Subseries lxxxi. Timmerman, W. H, 1888
W. H. Timmerman letter to George W. Howard, Edgefield, SC, 1888 October 29
[Box: 159, Folder: 23, Item: 1]
Subseries lxxxii. Ward, George K, 1861
George K. Ward letter to Delavan Scovil, 1861 August 23
[Box: 159, Folder: 24, Item: 1]
Subseries lxxxiii. Werking, David, 1862-1864
David Werking letter to Becca (wife), 1862 November 5
[Box: 159, Folder: 25, Item: 1]
David Werking letter to Becca (wife), Elk River, 1863 July 4
[Box: 159, Folder: 25, Item: 2]
David Werking letter to friend, Atlanta, GA, 1864 September 14
[Box: 159, Folder: 25, Item: 3]
David Werking letter fragments of three letters, undated
[Box: 159, Folder: 25, Item: 4]
David Werking Obituary, undated
[Box: 159, Folder: 25, Item: 5]
Subseries lxxxiv. White, Edwin, 1892
T. C. Yates affidavit written on the behalf of Edwin White, 1892 June 14
[Box: 159, Folder: 26, Item: 1]
J. T. Mullen affidavit written on the behalf of Edwin White, undated
[Box: 159, Folder: 26, Item: 2]
Subseries lxxxv. White, Captain Giles C, 1864
Captain Giles C. White letter to Adalade White (wife), 1864 December 5
[Box: 159, Folder: 27, Item: 1]
Subseries lxxxvi. Wink, William Lawrence, 1862-1864
William Lawrence Wink letter to Lizzie Wink (sister), Washingon, D. C, 1862 September 15
[Box: 159, Folder: 28, Item: 1]
William Lawrence Wink letter to Lizzie Wink (sister), Rappahannock, VA, 1862 December 6
[Box: 159, Folder: 28, Item: 2]
William Lawrence Wink letter to Lizzie Wink (sister), Rappahannock, VA, 1863 January 17
[Box: 159, Folder: 28, Item: 3]
William Lawrence Wink letter to Lizzie Wink (sister), Rappahannock, VA, 1863 February 2
[Box: 159, Folder: 28, Item: 4]
William Lawrence Wink letter to Lizzie Wink (sister), Rappahannock, VA, 1863 June 7
[Box: 159, Folder: 28, Item: 5]
William Lawrence Wink letter to Lizzie Wink (sister), Rappahannock, VA, 1864 February 13
[Box: 159, Folder: 28, Item: 6]
William Lawrence Wink letter to Lizzie Wink (sister), Rappahannock, VA, 1864 February 28
[Box: 159, Folder: 28, Item: 7]
William Lawrence Wink letter to Lizzie Wink (sister), Rappahannock, VA, 1864 April 4
[Box: 159, Folder: 28, Item: 8]
William Lawrence Wink letter to mother, Rappahannock, VA, 1864 May 4
[Box: 159, Folder: 28, Item: 9]
William Lawrence Wink letter to Lizzie Wink (sister), Washington, D. C, 1864 May 13
[Box: 159, Folder: 28, Item: 10]
William Lawrence Wink letter to Lizzie Wink (sister), Washington, D. C, 1864 June 10
[Box: 159, Folder: 28, Item: 11]
William Lawrence Wink letter to Lizzie Wink (sister), Washington, D. C, 1864 August 17
[Box: 159, Folder: 28, Item: 12]
William Lawrence Wink letter to Lizzie Wink (sister), Washington, D. C, undated
[Box: 159, Folder: 28, Item: 13]
William Lawrence Wink letter fragments of three letters, undated
[Box: 159, Folder: 28, Item: 14]
Subseries lxxxvii. Woolworth, R. H, 1862-1863
R. H. Woolworth letter to Anna A. Woolworth (sister), 1862 June 2
[Box: 159, Folder: 29, Item: 1]
R. H. Woolworth letter to Anna A. Woolworth (sister), 1863 January 19
[Box: 159, Folder: 29, Item: 2]
Subseries lxxxviii. Collective soldiers, 1864
Collective soldiers letter to the mayor of of Louisville, 1864 October 20
[Box: 160, Folder: 2, Item: 1]
Subseries lxxxiv. Unknown, Herman, 1862-1863
Herman (?) letter to Rebecca Dunkhorsh, VA, 1862 January 29
[Box: 159, Folder: 30, Item: 1]
Herman (?) letter to Rebecca Dunkhorsh, VA, 1863 March 16
[Box: 159, Folder: 30, Item: 2]
Subseries lxxxv. Unknown Soldiers and Indecipherable Signatures, 1861-1876
Unidentified correspondent letter to friend, Barnett, GA, 1876 July 4
[Box: 159, Folder: 31, Item: 1]
Leander (?) letter to fiend, Arlington Heights, VA, 1861 August 12
[Box: 159, Folder: 31, Item: 2]
Charles B. P. (?) letter to brother, Sagrange, TN, 1862 June 27
[Box: 159, Folder: 31, Item: 3]
Rudy (?) letter to uncle, Louisville, KY, 1862 September 28
[Box: 159, Folder: 31, Item: 4]
John (?) letter to father, Danville, KY, 1863 January 6
[Box: 159, Folder: 31, Item: 5]
(?) Capern letter to Mary Capern (mother), White Oak Church, VA, 1863 March 25
[Box: 159, Folder: 31, Item: 6]
Unidentified correspondent letter to George (?), Chicago, IL, 1863 April 22
[Box: 159, Folder: 31, Item: 7]
Unidentified correspondent letter to family, Newburn, GA, 1863 May 11
[Box: 159, Folder: 31, Item: 8]
George (?) letter to father, Harper's Ferry, 1864 August 6
[Box: 159, Folder: 31, Item: 9]
Unidentified correspondent letter to sister, Shelbyville, KY, 1865 January 10
[Box: 159, Folder: 31, Item: 10]
John (?) letter to Mary (?) (sister), Washington, D. C, 1865 March 15
[Box: 159, Folder: 31, Item: 11]
Affidavit written on the behalf of Aaron Watson, undated
[Box: 159, Folder: 31, Item: 12]
Letter fragments, undated
[Box: 159, Folder: 31, Item: 13]
Series II. Family and friends of soldiers, 1858-1912
Scope and Content Note:

Correspondence and other written manuscripts compose the Family and friends series and reflect the experiences, life, and concerns of the family and friends of soldiers during and after the Civil War. The series is subdivided by the the names of the correspondents.

The Burwell family papers make up the bulk of this series and include correspondence, letter fragments, envelopes, an obituary, grade reports, a prescription, and a notification for jury duty. The majority of the correspondence are letters to Lewis S. Burwell during and after the war from family, friends, and aquaintances. Additionally the papers contain correspondence written by Lewis Burwell to his friends after the war, the correspondence of A. S. W. and L. M. W. to family, and a letter to Lucy Burwell. Notable items include the grade reports of Laura Burwell, the daughter of Lewis S. Burwell, from the Vermont Academy.

Another smaller section of this series comprise the Kate Morris papers and consists of correspondence, invitations, and poems. The correspondence is all letters to Priscilla (Kate) Morris from family and friends during and shortly after the Civil War.

Additional items include a letter from John M. Harlan recommends E. H. Smith for candidacy in the House of Representatives, a letter from Theodore Kohlhass notifying Smith of his intention to seek a position as Principal Clerk in the House of Representatives, and an essay titled About the War.

Subseries i. Blakeslee, A, 1863-1866
Mrs. J. L. Blakeslee letter to Mrs. E. Stedman (sister), Baltimore, MD, 1863 August 26
[Box: 159, Folder: 32, Item: 1]
Mrs. V. Blakeselee letter to Mr. and Mrs. Stedman, Baltimore, MD, 1863 November 29
[Box: 159, Folder: 32, Item: 2]
Mrs. V. Blakeslee letter to Mrs. E. Stedman, Baltimore, MD, 1864 September 19
[Box: 159, Folder: 32, Item: 3]
Mrs. V. Blakeslee letter to Mrs. E. Stedman, New Orleans, LA, 1866 February 7
[Box: 159, Folder: 32, Item: 4]
Mrs. V. Blakeslee letter to Mrs. E. Stedman (sister), New Orleans, LA, 1866 April 15
[Box: 159, Folder: 32, Item: 5]
Subseries ii. Bowdfish, R. F, 1861
Transcription of two letters on one page, 1861
[Box: 159, Folder: 33, Item: 1]
Scope and Content Note:

The first transcribed letter: R. F. Bowdfish letter to Del (?) dated 1861 April 28. The second transcribed letter: Linnie (?) letter to brother undated.

Subseries iii. Burwell Family Papers, 1858-1912
Lewis S. Burwell, letters to, 1858-1867
[Box: 159, Folder: 34]
H. E. Strong letter to Lewis S. Burwell, Benson, 1858 September 8
[Box: 159, Folder: 34, Item: 1]
Henry S. Johnson letter to Lewis S. Burwell, Morrison, IL, 1859 July 17
[Box: 159, Folder: 34, Item: 2]
Henry S. Johnson letter to Lewis S. Burwell, Morrison, IL, 1859 November 24
[Box: 159, Folder: 34, Item: 3]
Mariann E. McDonnough letter to Lewis S. Burwell, 1860 January 2
[Box: 159, Folder: 34, Item: 4]
Henry S. Johnson letter to Lewis S. Burwell, Bethel, IL, 1860 May 6
[Box: 159, Folder: 34, Item: 5]
Mariann E. McDonnough letter to Lewis S. Burwell, 1860 July 8
[Box: 159, Folder: 34, Item: 6]
Henry S. Johnson letter to Lewis S. Burwell, Morrison, IL, 1860 July 22
[Box: 159, Folder: 34, Item: 7]
David Burwell letter to Lewis S. Burwell, Pioneer, PA, 1860 November 18
[Box: 159, Folder: 34, Item: 8]
Henry S. Johnson letter to Lewis S. Burwell, Morrison, IL, 1860 November 19
[Box: 159, Folder: 34, Item: 9]
Mariann E. McDonnough letter to Lewis S. Burwell, 1860 December 2
[Box: 159, Folder: 34, Item: 10]
Henry S. Johnson letter to Lewis S. Burwell, Morrison, IL, 1861 February 8
[Box: 159, Folder: 34, Item: 11]
Henry S. Johnson letter to Lewis S. Burwell, Morrison, IL, 1861 March 29
[Box: 159, Folder: 34, Item: 12]
C. H. Frost letter to Lewis S. Burwell, Bridport, VT, 1861 April 21
[Box: 159, Folder: 34, Item: 13]
Henry S. Johnson letter to Lewis S. Burwell, Bridport, VT, 1861 August 5
[Box: 159, Folder: 34, Item: 14]
H. C. Burwell letter to Lewis S. Burwell, Bridport, VT, 1861 September 27
[Box: 159, Folder: 34, Item: 15]
Mariann E. McDonnough letter to Lewis S. Burwell, Bridport, VT, 1862 January 18
[Box: 159, Folder: 34, Item: 16]
Henry H. Oakley letter to Lewis S. Burwell, Colton, NY, 1862 February 3
[Box: 159, Folder: 34, Item: 17]
Henry S. Johnson letter to Lewis S. Burwell, Morrison, IL, 1862 February 6
[Box: 159, Folder: 34, Item: 18]
Henry S. Johnson letter to Lewis S. Burwell, Morrison, IL, 1862 February 28
[Box: 159, Folder: 34, Item: 19]
Mariann E. McDonnough letter to Lewis S. Burwell, Scott, MI, 1862 March 16
[Box: 159, Folder: 34, Item: 20]
Henry S. Johnson letter to Lewis S. Burwell, Morrison, IL, 1862 April 6
[Box: 159, Folder: 34, Item: 21]
H. C. Burwell letter to Lewis S. Burwell, Bridport, VT, 1862 April 12
[Box: 159, Folder: 34, Item: 22]
David S. M. Stone letter to Lewis S. Burwell, Crary's Mill, NY, 1862 April 28
[Box: 159, Folder: 34, Item: 23]
Mariann E. McDonnough letter to Lewis S. Burwell, Scott, MI, 1862 May 25
[Box: 159, Folder: 34, Item: 24]
H. C. Burwell letter to Lewis S. Burwell, Bridport, VT, 1862 June 15
[Box: 159, Folder: 34, Item: 25]
Mariann E. McDonnough letter to Lewis S. Burwell, 1862 June 20
[Box: 159, Folder: 34, Item: 26]
Mariann E. McDonnough letter to Lewis S. Burwell, Scott, MI, 1862 July 18
[Box: 159, Folder: 34, Item: 27]
David Burwell letter to Lewis S. Burwell, Scott, MI, 1863 December 20
[Box: 159, Folder: 34, Item: 28]
Henry Oakley letter to Lewis S. Burwell, 1864 April 16
[Box: 159, Folder: 34, Item: 29]
Russell C. Whitford letter to Lewis S. Burwell, Shoreham, 1864 August 4
[Box: 159, Folder: 34, Item: 30]
Henry S. Johnson letter to Lewis S. Burwell, Alexandria, VA
[Box: 159, Folder: 34, Item: 31]
Amanda E. Burwell letter to Lewis S. Burwell, Bridport, VT, 1865 May 5
[Box: 159, Folder: 34, Item: 32]
Russell C. Whitford letter to Lewis S. Burwell, Pioneer, PA, 1867 December 8
[Box: 159, Folder: 34, Item: 33]
Lewis S. Burwell, letters to, 1868-1899
[Box: 159, Folder: 35]
Henry S. Johnson letter to Lewis S. Burwell, Green Bay, WI, 1868 January 27
[Box: 159, Folder: 35, Item: 1]
Miss H. J. Chester letter to Lewis S. Burwell, Alden, NY, 1868 February 2
[Box: 159, Folder: 35, Item: 2]
Amanda E. Burwell letter to Lewis S. Burwell, Bridport, VT, 1868 April 26
[Box: 159, Folder: 35, Item: 3]
Russell C. Whitford letter to Lewis S. Burwell, Pioneer, PA, 1868 May 3
[Box: 159, Folder: 35, Item: 4]
A. C. Wood letter to Lewis S. Burwell, Addison, VT, 1868 May 4
[Box: 159, Folder: 35, Item: 5]
Ezra Whitford letter to Lewis S. Burwell, East Addison, VT, 1868 May 15
[Box: 159, Folder: 35, Item: 6]
H. Warner Goodrich letter to Lewis S. Burwell, Brandon, VA, 1868 May 16
[Box: 159, Folder: 35, Item: 7]
Elmina J. Burwell letter to Lewis S. Burwell, Bridport, VT, 1868 May 21
[Box: 159, Folder: 35, Item: 9]
Jennie (?) letter to Lewis S. Burwell, West Addison, VT, 1868 May 21
[Box: 159, Folder: 35, Item: 10]
Unidentified correspondent letter to Lewis S. Burwell, 1868 June 6
[Box: 159, Folder: 35, Item: 11]
H. C. Burwell letter to Lewis S. Burwell, Bridport, VT, 1868 June 7
[Box: 159, Folder: 35, Item: 12]
A. C. Wood letter to Lewis S. Burwell, Addison, VT, 1868 June 14
[Box: 159, Folder: 35, Item: 13]
Ruth (?) letter to Lewis S. Burwell, 1868 June 24
[Box: 159, Folder: 35, Item: 14]
Ethel S. Burwell letter to Lewis S. Burwell, Bridport, VT, 1868 July 5
[Box: 159, Folder: 35, Item: 15]
Ezra Whitford letter to Lewis S. Burwell, East Addison, VT, 1868 July 7
[Box: 159, Folder: 35, Item: 16]
Unidentified correspondent letter to Lewis S. Burwell, 1868 July 19
[Box: 159, Folder: 42, Item: 2]
Amanda E. Burwell letter to Lewis S. Burwell, 1868 July 19
[Box: 159, Folder: 35, Item: 17]
H. Warner Goodrich letter to Lewis S. Burwell, Brandon, VA, 1868 July 19
[Box: 159, Folder: 35, Item: 18]
Ruth (?) letter to Lewis S. Burwell, 1868 July 19
[Box: 159, Folder: 35, Item: 19]
A. C. Wood letter to Lewis S. Burwell, Addison, VT, 1868 July 26
[Box: 159, Folder: 35, Item: 20]
Henry S. Johnson letter to Lewis S. Burwell, Addison, VT, 188 July 28
[Box: 159, Folder: 35, Item: 21]
H. C. Burwell letter to Lewis S. Burwell, Bridport, VT, 1868 August 2
[Box: 159, Folder: 35, Item: 22]
Ethel S. Burwell letter to Lewis S. Burwell, Bridport, VT, 1868 August 9
[Box: 159, Folder: 35, Item: 23]
Ethel S. Burwell letter to Lewis S. Burwell, Bridport, VT, 1868 August 30
[Box: 159, Folder: 35, Item: 24]
H. C. Burwell letter to Lewis S. Burwell, Bridport, VT, 1868 August 31
[Box: 159, Folder: 35, Item: 25]
Ezra Whitford letter to Lewis S. Burwell, East Addison, VT, 1868 September 3
[Box: 159, Folder: 35, Item: 26]
Henry S. Johnson letter to Lewis S. Burwell, White River, MI, 1868 September 6
[Box: 159, Folder: 35, Item: 27]
Amanda E. Burwell letter to Lewis S. Burwell, Bridport, VT, 1868 September 27
[Box: 159, Folder: 35, Item: 28]
Ruth (?) letter to Lewis S. Burwell, 1868 September 27
[Box: 159, Folder: 35, Item: 29]
Ethel S. Burwell letter to Lewis S. Burwell, Bridport, VT, 1868 October 6
[Box: 159, Folder: 35, Item: 30]
Amanda E. Burwell letter to Lewis S. Burwell, Bridport, VT, 1868 October 11
[Box: 159, Folder: 35, Item: 31]
A. L. Norton letter to Lewis S. Burwell, Addison, VT, 1868 October 17
[Box: 159, Folder: 35, Item: 32]
Jennie (?) letter to Lewis S. Burwell, West Addison, VT, 1868 October 26
[Box: 159, Folder: 35, Item: 33]
Ezra Whitford letter to Lewis S. Burwell, East Addison, VT, 1868 October 28
[Box: 159, Folder: 35, Item: 34]
David Burwell letter to Lewis S. Burwell, East Addison, VT, 1868 November 8
[Box: 159, Folder: 35, Item: 35]
A. C. Wood letter to Lewis S. Burwell, Addison, VT, 1868 November 8
[Box: 159, Folder: 35, Item: 36]
Abel L. Norton letter to Lewis S. Burwell, Addison, VT, 1868 November 9
[Box: 159, Folder: 35, Item: 37]
Henry Oakley letter to Lewis S. Burwell, Washington, D. C, 1868 November 24
[Box: 159, Folder: 35, Item: 38]
Unidentified correspondent letter to Lewis S. Burwell, 1868 November 24
[Box: 159, Folder: 35, Item: 39]
Ezra L. Burwell letter to Lewis S. Burwell, Bridport, VT, 1868 November 29
[Box: 159, Folder: 35, Item: 40]
Russell C. Whitford letter to Lewis S. Burwell, Pioneer, PA, 1869 February 14
[Box: 159, Folder: 35, Item: 41]
Unidentified correspondent letter to Lewis S. Burwell, Bridgeton, 1870 January 6
[Box: 159, Folder: 35, Item: 42]
Edward Eller letter to Lewis S. Burwell, Saxton's River, VT, 1899 April 29
[Box: 159, Folder: 35, Item: 43]
H. C. Burwell letter to Lewis S. Burwell, Saxton's River, VT, [?] March 31
[Box: 159, Folder: 35, Item: 44]
Amanda E. Burwell letter to Lewis S. Burwell, [?] June 8
[Box: 159, Folder: 35, Item: 45]
Elmina J. Burwell letter to Lewis S. Burwell, [?] July 5
[Box: 159, Folder: 35, Item: 46]
Jennie (?) letter to Lewis S. Burwell, West Addison, VT, [?] July 12
[Box: 159, Folder: 35, Item: 47]
Ethel S. Burwell letter to Lewis S. Burwell, Bridport, VT, [?] September 20
[Box: 159, Folder: 35, Item: 48]
Lewis S. Burwell, letters from, 1868-1882
[Box: 159, Folder: 37]
Lewis S. Burwell letter to Albert (?), Jerseyville, IL, 1868 May 27
[Box: 159, Folder: 37, Item: 1]
Lewis S. Burwell letter to friends at home, Chicago, IL, 1873 September 3
[Box: 159, Folder: 37, Item: 2]
Lewis S. Burwell letter to friends at home, Chicago, IL, 1893 September 28
[Box: 159, Folder: 37, Item: 3]
Lewis S. Burwell letter to friends at home, Chicago, IL, 1893 October 13
[Box: 159, Folder: 37, Item: 4]
Sheriff N. F. Dunsher petit jury notification to Lewis S. Burwell, Addison County, 1882 December
[Box: 159, Folder: 37, Item: 5]
Almina S. W. letters, 1863-1912
[Box: 159, Folder: 36]
A.S.W. letter to children, 1863 August 9
[Box: 159, Folder: 36, Item: 1]
Almina S.W. letter to child, Addison, VT, 1868 January 1
[Box: 159, Folder: 36, Item: 2]
Almina S.W. letter to child, Addison, VT, 1868 January 15
[Box: 159, Folder: 36, Item: 3]
Almina S.W. letter to sister, Addison, VT, 1868 January 20
[Box: 159, Folder: 36, Item: 4]
Almina S.W. letter to child, Addison, VT, 1868 February 7
[Box: 159, Folder: 36, Item: 5]
Almina S.W. letter to child, Addison, VT, 1868 March 23
[Box: 159, Folder: 36, Item: 6]
Almina S.W. letter to daughter, Addison, VT, 1868 june 4
[Box: 159, Folder: 36, Item: 7]
Almina S.W. letter to daughter, Addison, VT, 1868 September 8
[Box: 159, Folder: 36, Item: 8]
Almina S.W. letter to child, Addison, VT, 1868 October 4\
[Box: 159, Folder: 36, Item: 9]
Almina S. W. letter to Lewis S. Burwell, Addison, VT, 1868 October 30
[Box: 159, Folder: 36, Item: 10]
Almina S. W. letter to child, Addison, VT, 1868 November 17
[Box: 159, Folder: 36, Item: 11]
A. S. W. and L. M. Burwell letter to children, Addison, VT, 1912 March 11
[Box: 159, Folder: 36, Item: 12]
A. S. W. and L. M. W. letter to children, Addison, VT, [?] April 3
[Box: 159, Folder: 36, Item: 13]
A. S. W. letter to Ardelia, Addison, VT, undated
[Box: 159, Folder: 36, Item: 14]
A. S. W. letter to Lewis S. Burwell, Addison, VT, undated
[Box: 159, Folder: 36, Item: 15]
A. S. W. letter to L. M. W., Addison, VT, undated
[Box: 159, Folder: 36, Item: 16]
A. S. W. letter fragment, undated
[Box: 159, Folder: 36, Item: 17]
A. S. W. letter fragment, undated
[Box: 159, Folder: 36, Item: 18]
Prescription receipt from J. S. Hickok, Vergennes, VT, undated
[Box: 159, Folder: 38]
Laura Burwell grade reports, 1898-1899
[Box: 159, Folder: 39]
Laura Burwell, grade report, Vermont Academy, Saxton's River, VT, 1898 November 8
[Box: 159, Folder: 39, Item: 1]
Laura Burwell, grade report, Vermont Academy, Saxton's River, VT, 1899 January 24
[Box: 159, Folder: 39, Item: 2]
Laura Burwell, grade report, Vermont Academy, Saxton's River, VT, 1899 March 29
[Box: 159, Folder: 39, Item: 3]
Laura Burwell, grade report, Vermont Academy, Saxton's River, VT, 1899 June 21
[Box: 159, Folder: 39, Item: 4]
Lucy Burwell letters, 1867-1873
[Box: 159, Folder: 40]
Almina S. W. letter to Lucy (?), Addison, VT, 1868 July 29
[Box: 159, Folder: 40, Item: 1]
Mary (?) letter to Lucy Burwell, Bridport, VT, 1870 January 8
[Box: 159, Folder: 40, Item: 2]
Unidentified correspondent letter to Lucy and Mollie Burwell, 1873 February 23
[Box: 159, Folder: 40, Item: 3]
Unidentified correspondent letter to Lucy (?), Addison, VT, 1867 October 20
[Box: 159, Folder: 40, Item: 4]
Obituary of Wellha M. Day, undated
[Box: 159, Folder: 41]
Assorted letter fragments, undated
[Box: 159, Folder: 41]
Letter fragment from P. M. Dolittle, undated
[Box: 159, Folder: 42, Item: 1]
Letter fragment from H. C. Burwell, undated
[Box: 159, Folder: 42, Item: 2]
Letter fragment from Pa, undated
[Box: 159, Folder: 42, Item: 3]
Letter fragment, undated
[Box: 159, Folder: 42, Item: 4]
Envelopes, undated
[Box: 159, Folder: 43]
Subseries iv. Carter, Josiah and Nancy, 1862
Josiah Carter letter to Caleb Carter, Hiwassee, GA, 1862 August 9
[Box: 159, Folder: 44, Item: 1]
Nancy Carter letter to Caleb Carter, Hiwassee, GA, 1862 August 25
[Box: 159, Folder: 44, Item: 2]
Subseries v. Cherry, John, 1919
John Cherry letter to G. W. Howard, Augusta, GA, 1919 May 24
[Box: 159, Folder: 45, Item: 1]
Subseries vi. Curtis, J. P, 1861
J. P. Curtis letter to nephew, Louisville, KY, 1861 May 2
[Box: 159, Folder: 46, Item: 1]
Subseries vii. Detweiler, James G, undated
About the War essay by James G. Detweiler, undated
[Box: 160, Folder: 3, Item: 1]
Subseries viii. Fowler, Ezra, 1858-1889
Note from Ezra Fowler, Kent, OH, 1889 December 25
[Box: 159, Folder: 47, Item: 1]
Scope and Content Note:

A note explaining that the book cover and the title also included in this folder were taken from the home of Honorable Bailie Peyton in Jackson, MS on May 14 1863. This home had been used as a Head Quarters during the war and this was the only thing he ever stole during the war.

Book cover and title page, The Stratford Gallery of the Shakespeare Sisterhood: comprising Forty-Five Ideal Portraits, 1858
[Box: 159, Folder: 47, Item: 2]
Subseries ix. Harris, Mollie, 1862
Mollie Harris letter to Isreal Harris (husband), Wilmington, 1862
[Box: 159, Folder: 48, Item: 1]
Subseries x. Hearking, W. Y, 1866
W. Y. Hearking letter to Unidentified Correspondent, Waukesha, WI, 1866 April 14
[Box: 159, Folder: 49, Item: 1]
Subseries xi. Lucas, Aurelia and Elizabeth, 1864
Aurelia and Elizabeth Lucas letter to Frank Lucas, Ithaca, NY, 1864 October 16
[Box: 159, Folder: 50, Item: 1]
Subseries xii. Mckinney, Susan, 1864
Susan McKinney letter to Captain Robert Isbell, Mecklenburg Co., VA, 1864 April 17
[Box: 159, Folder: 51, Item: 1]
Subseries xiii. Moreland, Elizabeth, 1861
Elizabeth Moreland letter to Isaiah Miller, Esq, 1861 October 19
[Box: 159, Folder: 52, Item: 1]
Subseries xiv. Morris, Kate, 1861-1866
Priscilla Morris letter to Priscilla (Kate) Morris, 1861 October 3
[Box: 159, Folder: 53, Item: 1]
Priscilla Morris letter to Priscilla (Kate) Morris, 1862 February 3
[Box: 159, Folder: 53, Item: 2]
John (?) letter to Priscilla (Kate) Morris, 1863 June 9
[Box: 159, Folder: 53, Item: 3]
A. C. Thomas letter to Priscilla (Kate) Morris, Nashville, TN, 1863 August 3
[Box: 159, Folder: 53, Item: 4]
Judge (?) letter to Priscilla (Kate) Morris, Cincinnati, OH, 1863 October 18
[Box: 159, Folder: 53, Item: 5]
Judge (?) letter to Priscilla (Kate) Morris, Cincinnati, OH, 1863 November 21
[Box: 159, Folder: 53, Item: 6]
Judge (?) letter to Priscilla (Kate) Morris, Cincinnati, OH, 1863 December 27
[Box: 159, Folder: 53, Item: 7]
Unidentified correspondent letter to Priscilla (Kate) Morris, 1864 May 1
[Box: 159, Folder: 53, Item: 8]
Nannie Mills letter to Priscilla (Kate) Morris, Chillicothe, OH, 1864 December 20
[Box: 159, Folder: 53, Item: 9]
Nannie Mills letter to Priscilla (Kate) Morris, Chillicothe, OH, 1865 April 2
[Box: 159, Folder: 53, Item: 10]
Invitation to Mrs. West's surprise party to Nannie Mills, 1866 January 12
[Box: 159, Folder: 53, Item: 11]
Invitation by J. M. North to Professor Lyman's Party to Nannie Mills, 1866 March 1
[Box: 159, Folder: 53, Item: 12]
Poem, Thou Ask's Me To Remember Thee, undated
[Box: 159, Folder: 53, Item: 13]
Poem, Speak Not of Bygone Years, undated
[Box: 159, Folder: 53, Item: 14]
Untitled poem, undated
[Box: 159, Folder: 53, Item: 15]
Subseries xv. Neno, Lizzie, 1865
Lizzie Neno letter to William M. Jones, Volga, IN, 1865 May 22
[Box: 159, Folder: 54, Item: 1]
Subseries xvi. Nicholson, Anna Thorne, 1876
Anna Thorne Nicholson letter to George W. Howard, Enfield, NC, 1876 August 3
[Box: 159, Folder: 55, Item: 1]
Subseries xvii. Pemberton, Henry J, 1866
Henry J. Pemberton affidavit on the behalf of James D. Sturtivent, 1866 September 10
[Box: 159, Folder: 56, Item: 1]
Subseries xviii. Roberts, Mary E, 1866
Mary E. Roberts letter to aunt, 1866 July 16
[Box: 159, Folder: 57, Item: 1]
Subseries xix. Smith, E. H, 1863
John M. Harlan letter to E. H. Smith, Frankfort, KY, 1863 August 23
[Box: 159, Folder: 58, Item: 1]
Scope and Content Note:

John M. Harlan's letter recommending Smith for candidacy for the House of Representatives.

Theodore Kohlhass letter to E. H. Smith, Winchester, KY, 1863 August
[Box: 159, Folder: 58, Item: 2]
Scope and Content Note:

Kohlhass writes to notify Smith of his intention to seek a position as a Principal Clerk in the House of Representatives.

Subseries xx. Speed, Joshua F, 1862
Joshua F. Speed letter to Jimmy (nephew), Louisville, KY, 1862 July 20
[Box: 159, Folder: 59, Item: 1]
Subseries xxi. Weakly, Calla V, 1864-1865
Unidentified soldier letter to Calla V. Weakly, 1864 December 17
[Box: 159, Folder: 60, Item: 1]
Unidentified soldier letter to Calla V. Weakly, 1865 January 1
[Box: 159, Folder: 60, Item: 2]
Subseries xxii. Unknown, Beulah, 1876
Beulah (?) letter to friend, 1876 June 22
[Box: 160, Folder: 1, Item: 1]
Series III. Assorted papers, Bulk, 1862-1864
Scope and Content Note:

An oath, envelopes, fragments, photocopies and reproductions, a war bond, newspapers and newspaper clippings, and muster rolls comprise the Assorted papers series. The series is organized by name and form.

Notable items include the oath of allegiance by Becca Thomas, a Confederate States of America bond for $100, one photocopied survey made by New York State on Prisoners of War, a photocopied letter to Major General G. J. Beaureguard, and three photocopied letters written by soldiers to family and friends. The photo reproductions consist of photocopies of the pictures included in the Asaph Clark papers of Clark and an unidentified woman and another reproduction of a drawing of Major Robert Anderson. The newspapers were published during the Civil War. The muster rolls pertain to a Kentucky Company (Union) from 1862-1864.

Oath of Allegiance by Becca Thomas, 1863 October 1
[Box: 160, Folder: 7, Item: 1]
Three envelopes, undated
[Box: 160, Folder: 8]
Unknown document fragment, undated
[Box: 160, Folder: 9]
Newspaper clippings, 1986
[Box: 160, Folder: 10]
Bird's-Eye View of Fort Toten, new Bern, North Carolina, 1861-1865, undated
[Box: 160, Folder: 10, Item: 1]
Might have become President, Tri-State Trader, 1986 February 3
[Box: 160, Folder: 10, Item: 2]
Photocopies, 1862-1865
[Box: 160, Folder: 11]
New York State Prisoner of War Survey to unidentified soldier, 1865
[Box: 160, Folder: 11, Item: 1]
M. J. Yarbrough letter to G. J. Beaureguard, Plymouth, NC, 1864 June 3
[Box: 160, Folder: 11, Item: 2]
Samuel Tolles (?) letter to Col. Conds (?), 1862 December 17
[Box: 160, Folder: 11, Item: 3]
(?) Caldwell letter to JJ Eckin, Berkley, 1862 July 13
[Box: 160, Folder: 11, Item: 4]
M. E. James letter to brother and sister, Savannah, GA, 1864 December 31
[Box: 160, Folder: 11, Item: 5]
Photo reproductions, undated
[Box: 160, Folder: 12]
Photocopied photographs of Asaph Clark and unidentified woman, undated
[Box: 160, Folder: 12, Item: 1]
Drawing of Major Robert Anderson, undated
[Box: 160, Folder: 12, Item: 1]
$100, Confederate States of America Band, 1863 March 10
[Box: 160, Folder: 13]
Newspapers, 1862
[Box: 161, Folder: 1]
Cincinnati Daily Commercial, 1862 May 10
[Box: 161, Folder: 1, Item: 1]
New York Tribune, 1862 October 18
[Box: 161, Folder: 1, Item: 2]
Muster rolls of a Kentucky Company (Union), 1862-1864
[Folder: 1, Box: 161, Folder: 2]