The collection contains three scrapbooks of clippings about the Civil War era and its participants. Newspapers represented
include the New York Daily Tribune, New York Evening Post, New York Herald, and New York Times. Many of the clippings are about Civil War memorials, Abraham Lincoln's death, eulogies for Civil War veterans, activities
of groups such as the Union League, historical sketches of military units, and stories about Civil War generals and battles.
Copyright has not been assigned to the Department of Special Collections, UCSB. All requests for permission to publish or
quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections. Permission for publication is given
on behalf of the Department of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply
permission of the copyright holder, which also must be obtained.