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Civil War letters

 Collection
Call Number: MS 290

Overview

Letters by a variety of authors connected with the United States' Civil War. Topics include the daily lives of soldiers, military campaigns, request for supplies and aid, issues with desertion, court-martial decisions, soldiers reporting for duty, and officers issuing orders.

Dates

  • 1852 - 1913

Conditions Governing Access

No access restrictions

Conditions Governing Use

Spencer Library staff may determine use restrictions dependent on the physical condition of manuscript materials.

Extent

.5 Linear Feet (1 document case + 1 oversize folder)

Physical Location

MS 290

Physical Location

MS Q41

Title
Guide to the Civil War Letters Collection
Subtitle
Civil War letters
Author
Finding aid prepared by tw, 2010. Finding aid encoded by tw, 2010.
Date
2010
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Finding aid written in English.
Finding aid permalink
http://hdl.handle.net/10407/5597269662
Preferred citation
Civil War letters, MS 290, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas

Repository Details

Part of the University of Kansas. Kenneth Spencer Research Library Repository

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