Bound typescript of John W. Tuttle diary
- Tuttle, John W., (John William), 1837-1927.
- 0.09 Cubic feet 1 item This diary was kept and recorded by Captain John W. Tuttle (1837-1927) from 1860-1867. The diary spans Tuttle's social and family life before the Civil War, his time serving in Company H of the 3rd Kentucky Volunteer Infantry for the Union Army during the Civil War, and the post-war when he returned home to his legal work in Monticello, Kentucky. Existing in a single bound volume, the diary features printed type rather than handwriting.
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Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Atlanta Campaign, 1864.
- Diaries--United States--Kentucky.
- Lookout Mountain, Battle of, Tenn., 1863.
- Shiloh, Battle of, Tenn., 1862.
- United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865.
- University of Kentucky
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