Finding Aid to the Harvey Simmons, Certificate of Military Service MS.588

Finding aid prepared by Holly Rose Larson
Autry National Center, Braun Research Library
234 Museum Drive
Los Angeles, CA, 90065-5030
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rroom@theautry.org
2012 October 9


Title: Harvey Simmons, Certificate of Military Service
Identifier/Call Number: MS.588
Contributing Institution: Autry National Center, Braun Research Library
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 0.1 linear feet (1 folder)
Date: 1888
Abstract: This certificate, dated 25 August 1888, from the Adjutant General of Ohio's office records the American Civil War career of Harvey Simmons as a Private in Company C of the 42nd Regiment Ohio Infantry from 25 September 1861 to 30 September 1864.

Scope and Contents

This certificate, dated 25 August 1888, from the Adjutant General of Ohio's office records the American Civil War career of Harvey Simmons as a Private in Company C of the 42nd Regiment Ohio Infantry from 25 September 1861 to 30 September 1864.

Processing history

Processed by Glenna Schroeder, circa 1977-1981. Finding aid completed by Holly Rose Larson, NHPRC Processing Archivist, 2012 October 9, made possible through grant funding from the National Historical Publications and Records Commissions (NHPRC).

Acquisition

Donated by Mrs. Tom L. Evans, 1974 February 21.

Preferred citation

Harvey Simmons, Certificate of Military Service, 1888, Braun Research Library Collection, Autry National Center, Los Angeles; MS.588.

Use

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Subjects and Indexing Terms

Simmons, Harvey
Fort Pickering (Tenn.)
Memphis (Tenn.)
Military documents
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865