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Guide to the Grand Army of the Republic (GAR), Starr Post No. 52 Collection
Wyles Mss 4  
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Grand Army of the Republic (GAR), Starr Post No. 52 Collection,
    Date (inclusive): ca. 1861-1940
    Date (bulk): (bulk 1883-1937)
    Collection Number: Wyles Mss 4
    Creator: Grand Army of the Republic
    Extent: 1.3 linear feet (1 carton and 1 bound volume in 1 oversize box)
    Repository: University of California, Santa Barbara. Library. Department of Special Collections
    Santa Barbara, California 93106-9010
    Physical Location: Del Sur (Box 1) and Del Sur Oversize (Box 2)
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

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    Publication Rights

    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.

    Preferred Citation

    Grand Army of the Republic (GAR), Starr Post No. 52 Collection. Wyles Mss 4. Department of Special Collections, Davidson Library, University of California, Santa Barbara.

    Acquisition Information

    Presented by Laura Belle Stoddard Tent 22, Daughters of Union Veterans of the Civil War, 1982.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    The collection contains ten secretary's books (mainly minutes), one account book, and a scrapbook entitled "Souvenir 1907 Encampment - Santa Barbara 40th Dept. Encampment of California and Nevada GAR, Santa Barbara, California, April 1907," containing photographs and biographical forms of Civil War Union veterans, along with clippings and engravings (including two hand-colored Courier & Ives).