Title: Civil War Collection
Collection number: 103
Collection Size: 1 oversize box
Loyola Marymount University. Library. Department of Archives and Special Collections.
Los Angeles, California 90045-2659
Abstract: This collection consists of photographs, letters, a map, and government bonds related to the themes and conduct of the American
Civil War (1861-1865).
Languages: Languages represented in the collection:English
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[Identification of item], Box and Folder number, Civil War Collection, Collection 103, Department of Archives and Special
Collections, William H. Hannon Library, Loyola Marymount University.
Collection 103 is a mixture of accruals designed to create a teaching and research collection on Civil War history. The materials
include correspondence, cartes-de-visite, and a Confederate bond. The correspondence treats abolitionism (Folder 2), Union
spying in Mississippi (Folder 1), and the sentiments of a Union solider confronting the death of his child, while anticipating
breaking camp (Folder 5).
The dates of the materials run from 1863 to 1865.
The collection is arranged by item in individual folders. See the box and folder list for the contents.
Accession number 2011.21: Folders 1-3
Accession number 2011.22: Folder 4
Accession number 2010.48: Folders 5-6
The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
Ruggles, Daniel, 1810-1897