MsC 27

  Manuscript Register


Collection Dates: 1862 -- 1865
3 file folders

This document describes a collection of materials held by the
Special Collections Department
University of Iowa Libraries
Iowa City, Iowa 52242-1420
Phone: 319-335-5921
Fax: 319-335-5900

Posted to Internet: January 2003

Acquisition Note: This collection was purchased by the University of Iowa Libraries in 1952.

Access and Restrictions: This collection is open for research.

Digital Surrogates: Except where indicated, this document describes but does not reproduce the actual text, images and objects which make up this collection. Materials are available only in the Special Collections Department.

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Scope and Content

Letters to his wife, Sophie, while he was an assistant surgeon of the 12th Regiment of the Iowa Infantry during the Civil War. Letters are contained in three folders.

Box List

Folder Number:Description

1: September 14, 1862 to June 4, 1863

2: July 5, 1863 to November 22, 1863

3: December 1863 to June 1865