Civil War Manuscript Collection

Finding aid created by Seaver Center for Western History Research, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County staff using RecordEXPRESS
Seaver Center for Western History Research, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
900 Exposition Boulevard
Los Angeles, California 90007-4057
(213) 763-3359
seavercenter@nhm.org.
http://www.nhm.org/site/research-collections/seaver-center
2014


Descriptive Summary

Title: Civil War Manuscript Collection
Dates: 1860-1961
Collection Number: GC 1085
Creator/Collector:
Extent: (Boxes: 2 legal; 1/2 legal; 1 ov)
Repository: Seaver Center for Western History Research, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
Los Angeles, California 90007-4057
Abstract: Soldiers' letters, including one by a confederate soldier; documents, forms, one recruitment broadside and ephemera. Includes contemporary ephemera about the Civil War. One 78 rpm record of the 39th annual convention of the Daughters of the Confederacy, 1939.
Language of Material: English

Access

Research is by appointment only

Publication Rights

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Preferred Citation

Civil War Manuscript Collection. Seaver Center for Western History Research, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County

Scope and Content of Collection

Soldiers' letters, including one by a confederate soldier; documents, forms, one recruitment broadside and ephemera. Includes contemporary ephemera about the Civil War. One 78 rpm record of the 39th annual convention of the Daughters of the Confederacy, 1939. See also P-117, Civil War Exhibit Collection; GC 1326, Abraham Lincoln Documents Collection

Indexing Terms

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