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United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865

 Subject
Subject Source: Lcsh: Library Of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Original heading: American Civil War, 1861-1865

Found in 65 Collections and/or Records:

Marcellus Warner Darling Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0236
Abstract Civil War soldier, Congregational minister, and father of Jay Norwood Darling. Consists primarily of letters, a diary, and memoirs of his service in Company K, 154th New York Volunteer Infantry during the Civil War.
Dates: 1862-1911; 1862 -1865

Margaret Strang Corothers memoir

 Collection — Folder 1
Identifier: IWA0324
Abstract Family History of the McDowall-Wilson, Strang-McDowall, and Corothers-Strang Families, 1934.

Arrangement One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Dates: 1934

Martin Mericle Letters

 Collection
Identifier: msc0106
Abstract Personal letters describing Martin Mericle's Civil War experiences while serving with the 114th Ohio Infantry Regiment. Also includes and account book, 1863-1875.
Dates: 1862-1877

Mary Jane Parsons papers

 Collection — Folder 1
Identifier: IWA0517
Abstract Reflections on her pioneer life from Rochester, New York to Dakota City, Iowa.

Arrangement One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Dates: 1935

Mary Sears McHenry papers

 Collection — Folder 1
Identifier: IWA0423
Abstract Diary and account book of the bride of a Civil War officer.

Arrangement One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Dates: 1865-1998

Mead Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0372
Abstract Civil War correspondence and pension records of an Iowa County family. Some of the topics of correspondence include the Battle of Corinth, Copperheads in Iowa, Black troops, and farm life in Iowa.
Dates: 1861-1929; 1862-1866

Miles Beaty Letters

 Collection
Identifier: msc0003
Abstract Letters written to Beaty's father, John Beaty, telling of experiences in the 149th Regiment of Pennsylvania Infantry.
Dates: 1862-1873

Myron Underwood Civil War Letters Collection

 Collection
Identifier: msc0027
Abstract Letters to his wife telling of his experiences as assistant surgeon of the 12th Iowa infantry regiment.
Dates: 1862-1865

Nicholas Meyer Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0425
Overview Screenwriter and director. Typescripts, screenplays, correspondence, clippings, proofs, photographs, etc.
Dates: 1945-2000; 1980-2015

Otto Eisenschiml Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0256
Abstract Chemist and Lincoln scholar. Manuscripts, notes, proofs, reviews of books on Lincoln's death and the Civil War, and the manuscript of Eisenschiml's autobiography.
Dates: 1936-1963

Paisley Family Diaries Collection

 Collection
Identifier: msc0450
Abstract Diaries of John and Chloe Paisley. John served in the 10th Ohio Volunteer Cavalry in the Civil War, and later lived in Burlington, Iowa. Also includes diaries kept by Mabel Paisley and Susan Swan Lippitt.
Dates: 1864-1918

Palmer/Calkins/Corbin Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0528
Abstract Letters, diaries, genealogies, papers, and videocassette dealing with the Civil War, the Mormon move west, and World War II.
Dates: 1859-2000; 1864-1865

Rosebelle Pierce Luick papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0828
Abstract Corresponence about daily life in the late 19th century from friends and family to Luick, a resident of Belmond, Iowa.
Dates: 1854-1902; Other: Date acquired: 2011-06-28

Ruth Fatherson Taylor papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0489
Abstract Reminiscences and essays by Taylor and the transcript of a 1915 memoir written by Editha Phillips Fatherson.
Dates: 1915-2002

Second Iowa Cavalry Association Biennial Reunion Minutes

 Collection
Identifier: msc0544
Abstract Scrapbook containing handwritten minutes and published programs from the biennial meetings of the Second Iowa Cavalry Association.
Dates: 1899-1905

Sewell Van Alstine Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0028
Abstract Civil War diary of a member of the 95th Illinois infantry regiment.
Dates: 1863-1864

Shelton Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0007
Abstract Diaries of Mary E. Shelton and Rhode Maenad Shelton describing their nursing experience with Annie Wittenmeyer during the Civil War and at the Hospital for the Insane in Mount Pleasant, Iowa; also the Civil War diary of Orteus Carnefix Shelton, lieutenant of the 45th Regiment of Iowa Infantry.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1864 - 1866; 1936

Silas B. Silver Diary

 Collection
Identifier: msc0012
Abstract Maryland physician. Diary includes his observations on the Civil War and politics, farming, and medicine.
Dates: 1863

Sterns Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0405
Abstract Correspondence, photographs, memorabilia, etc. relating to the Civil War, railroading in the West, and the Alaskan gold rush.
Dates: 1858 -1947

W.B. Emmons Diary Collection

 Collection
Identifier: msc0010
Abstract Civil War soldier, member of the 34th Illinois Infantry Regiment. Participated in the Atlanta Campaign and saw a good deal of action in Georgia. Recorded. Wrote of many battles and skirmishes.
Dates: 1864-1865