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Items from the Civil War carried by Marcus Darling

Identifier: Sub- 1

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Scope and Contents

From the Collection:

The papers of Marcellus W. Darling are comprised of seventy-eight items dating from 1862 to 1911. The majority of the papers relate to his service in Company K, 154th New York Volunteer Infantry during the Civil War. Included are approximately forty letters that he wrote home during the war, and a diary from 1864. The rest of the collection is made up of memoirs, genealogical data, and a book of quotes and sayings by Marcellus Darling.


  • Creation: 1862-1911
  • Creation: Majority of material found within 1862 -1865


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.


From the Collection: 0.50 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Repository Details

Part of the University of Iowa Special Collections Repository

Special Collections Department
University of Iowa Libraries
Iowa City IA 52242 IaU
319-335-5900 (Fax)