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1863-1865 Civil War diaries

Robert S. Merrill

1863-1865 Civil War diaries

Co. K, 1st Wis. Cav., Jan. 1, 1863, Head Quarters, Barnesville, Mo.

by Robert S. Merrill

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Published by MGS in Cedarburg, WI .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • Wisconsin
    • Subjects:
    • Merrill, Robert S. 1842-1924 -- Diaries.,
    • United States. Army. Wisconsin Cavalry Regiment, 1st (1861-1865). Company K -- Biography.,
    • Soldiers -- Wisconsin -- Diaries.,
    • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives.,
    • Wisconsin -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      Other titlesCivil War diaries
      StatementRobert S. Merrill.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE537.6 1st .M47 1995
      The Physical Object
      Pagination251 p. :
      Number of Pages251
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1028285M
      LC Control Number96104052

        Photo by Edward Fierros.. S omeone once asked Becca Capobianco if she identified with Emilie Davis, whose life she explores in the book Emilie Davis’s Civil War: The Diaries of a Free Black Woman in Philadelphia, Emilie was Capobianco’s age then. They’re both women. But none of that, she says, gives a leg up on understanding another . james_c_mates_diaries_pdf These two small Civil War era diaries were penned by James Clubine Mates (born Decem , and died Septem ) of the st Regiment of the Pennsylvania Infantry, USA, Company A. James Mates was 24 when he enrolled in the Federal Army in Pittsburgh in August and was mustered into service.

        “Emilie Davis’s Civil War: The Diaries of a Free Black Woman in Philadelphia, is both an important educational tool and a vivid depiction of everyday life in a country at war to end the greatest injustice it has ever committed.” —Hope Wabuke, The RootBrand: Penn State University Press. Journal and Diary, – Accession Journal and diary, 26 November –25 June , of Douglas French Forrest (–) as an assistant paymaster of the Confederate States Navy during his stay in Calais, France, as an officer of the CSS Rappahannock.

      Written by Louis F. Emilio after the war of his experiences as a captain in the 54th and 55th Massachusetts Volunteers, A Brave Black Regiment is a true to life account of these two regiments exploits in the civil war. Watch Glory, but read this book and Blue Eyed Child of Fortune (from the letters of Robert Gould Shaw of his war experiences)/5. Her diaries allow the reader to experience the Civil War in “real time” and are a counterpoint to more widely known diaries of the period. Judith Giesberg has written an accessible introduction, situating Davis and her diaries within the historical, cultural, and political context of .


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