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Finding Aid to the Edward B. Hubbard Collection MS.665
MS.665  
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Description
This is a scrapbook documenting the military career of Edward B. Hubbard from 1862-1882, showing his rise from Second Lieutenant to Assistant Quartermaster in the Union Army. The scrapbook contains correspondence, special orders, a certificate, invoices, a newspaper clipping, and train tickets.
Background
Edward B. Hubbard was a First Lieut. in the Twenty-Fifth Independent Battery Light Artillery. This battery was organized from the enlisted men of the 2nd Ohio Cavalry at Crane Creek, Mo. on Feb. 17, 1863, to serve for three years. During the summer of 1863 it was engaged in various expeditions in Missouri and Arkansas, took part in the Battle of Brownsville, Ark., and was frequently engaged until it entered Little Rock in September, 1863. It remained in Arkansas until the end of the war, when it was ordered to Camp Chase, Ohio, and mustered out on Dec. 12, 1865.
Extent
1.25 linear feet (1 box)
Restrictions
Copyright has not been assigned to the Autry National Center. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Autry Archivist. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Autry National Center as the custodian of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the reader.
Availability
Collection is open for research. Appointments to view materials are required. To make an appointment please visit http://theautry.org/research/research-rules-and-application or contact library staff at rroom@theautry.org.