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Alonzo W. Weathers Civil War discharge paper

 Collection — Folder: S3258
Identifier: S3258

Scope and Contents

This collection contains the Civil War discharge of Alonzo W. Weathers from the Union Army in 1865.


  • 1865


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.

Biographical Note

Alonzo W. Weathers was born in Crawford County, Indiana in August 1847 and was engaged in farming before the war. He was drafted into the Union Army on 1 December 1864 as a Private. He was mustered out on Nov. 15, 1865 in Galveston, Texas as a Private. Weathers returned to Liberty, Indiana after the war and married Rebecca. They subsequently had three daughters and one son. Alonzo Weathers remained in Liberty, Indiana for the rest of his life and worked on his farm.


0.01 Cubic Feet (1 folder)

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This collection is arranged chronologically.

Custodial History

This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation.


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed in 2004 by Elizabeth Wilkinson. EAD finding aid created in 2004 by Elizabeth Wilkinson. EAD finding aid updated 2015/11/25 by Lauren Patton.
Alonzo W. Weathers Civil War discharge paper
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Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

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