An extensive collection of research
notes for the American historian Freeman Cleaves' s books Rock of Chickamauga (1948) and
Meade of Gettysburg (1960), also notes on Daniel Webster, Thomas William Sweeney and the
Fenians, and Abbott Lawrence. Also included is a manuscript entitled "Lowells, A New England
family" and the related notes.
Freeman Cleaves (1904-1988), a reporter on the staff of the Financial World, historian,
writer, and public lecturer on American history, particularly, the Civil War.
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