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Charles S. Harris collection of facsimiles of Civil War diaries

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-076
The Charles S. Harris collection of facsimiles of Civil War diaries contains dairies authored by three soldiers serving in United States Army dating from 1862 to 1863: Philip R. Ward, Frederick N. Kollock, and Jacob Cohn.

Dates

  • 1862-1864

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

The Charles S. Harris collection of facsimiles of Civil War diaries is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

The Charles S. Harris collection of facsimiles of Civil War diaries is in the public domain and may used without copyright restriction.

Extent

0.21 Linear Feet (1 Box)

Overview

The Charles S. Harris collection of facsimiles of Civil War diaries contains dairies authored by soldiers serving in United States Army dating from 1862 to 1864.

Biographical / Historical

Philip R. Ward served with the 98th Ohio Volunteer Infantry, Frederick N. Kollock served with the 29th Pennsylvania Infantry, and Jacob Cohn served with the 4th Pennsylvania Infantry. These three men kept diaries of their experiences.

Charles S. Harris, of Ooltewah, Tennessee, transcribed his collection of Civil War diaries and donated the transcripts and photocopies to the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Charles S. Harris donated his facsimiles and transcripts of Civil War diaries to the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga on 1998 October 12.
Title
Charles S. Harris collection of facsimiles of Civil War diaries
Status
under_revision
Description rules
dacs

Repository Details

Part of the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga Special Collections repository

Contact:
615 McCallie Avenue
Chattanooga Tennessee 37403 USA