MsC 28

 

Manuscript Register

 

PAPERS OF SEWELL VAN ALSTINE

 

Collection Dates: 1863 -- 1864

.5 linear ft.

 

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
e-mail: lib-spec@uiowa.edu

 

Posted to Internet: May 2002

 

 

Acquisition Note: Gift of Sewell Van Alstine, 1959.

 

Access and Restrictions: This collection is open for research.

 

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Scope and Contents

 

1863 -- 1864 Civil War diary of a member of the 95th Illinois Infantry. A typed copy of the original is included.

Related materials

 

See also his autobiographical sketch in A Story of the English People SPECIAL COLLECTIONS Iowa Authors Collection

 

Inventory

 

Sewell Van Alstine Diary

 

Digitized diary