Guide to the F. T. Moore Papers

Finding Aid Authors: Marita Johnson.
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Guide to the F. T. Moore Papers 1861/1906

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Overview of the Collection

Collection Title: F. T. Moore Papers
Dates: 1861-1906
Identification: MS-0168
Creator: Moore, Francis T.
Physical Description: 1.34 linear ft
Language of Materials: English
Repository: Special Collections & University Archives
5500 Campanile Dr. MC 8050
San Diego, CA, 92182-8050
Phone: 619-594-6791

Biographical Information:

Frank T. Moore was a Captain in Company "L" of the 2nd Regiment of the Illinois Calvary. The Company was commanded by S. G. Delano and nicknamed "Delano's Dragoons" after the commander.

Access Terms

This collection is indexed under the following controlled access subject terms.

Genre/Form of Material:

Personal Papers

Geographic Name:

United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
United States -- History, Military -- 19th century -- Sources
United States. Army. Illinois Cavalry Regiment, 2nd (1861-1865). Company L

Personal Name:

Moore, Frank T. -- Archives

Topical Term:

Confederate States of America -- History, Military -- Sources
Confederate States of America. Army
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives

Administrative Information

Conditions Governing Use:

These materials are in the public domain. However, the nature of historical archival and manuscript collections means that copyright status may be difficult or even impossible to determine. Copyright resides with the creators of materials contained in the collection or their heirs. Requests for permission to publish must be submitted to the Head of Special Collections, San Diego State University, Library and Information Access. Permissions is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical item and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder(s), which must also be obtained in order to publish. Materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials.

Conditions Governing Access:

This collection is open for research.

Preferred Citation:

Identification of item, folder title, box number, F. T. Moore Papers, Special Collections and University Archives, Library and Information Access, San Diego State University.

Scope and Contents

The collection features a handwritten memoir detailing Moore's and the 2nd Regiment's involvement in the Civil War, as well as Confederate forms, manuscripts, correspondence, and newspaper clippings.

Detailed List of Contents

Box 1, Folder 1

Moore, Frank T. The Story of My Campaign: Four Years in the Union

Scope and Contents

Bound Journal
Box 1, Folder 2

Confederate Army General Orders April 16 - 28, 1865

Box 1, Folder 3

Confederate Forms n.d.

Box 1, Folder 4

Delano Dragons 1868 - 84

Box 1, Folder 5

Manuscripts 1861 - 1906

Box 1, Folder 6

Newspaper clippings 1864 - 88

Box 1, Folder 7

Pension-related correspondence 1864 - 65