Title:John R. McKinney papers, 1863-1883
Creator/Contributor:McKinney, John R., 1844-, creator
Letters written by a Union soldier from Louisiana during the Civil War describing his day-to-day experiences and complaints.
One letter speaks of the siege of Vicksburg, and another on July 4th of the rebel surrender. Also contains his discharge certificate,
and a statement written twenty years later, possibly for a reunion of his regiment.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
Photocopies also available.
1 box (.4 linear ft.).
BANC MSS 86/170 z