United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 464 Collections and/or Records:
Civil War pensioners ledger
Collection — Volume V394
Scope and Contents This ledger contains records of pension claims for Civil War veterans and widows in Indiana. There are entries dated from 1908 to 1918 divided into alphabetical sections by tabs. An individual entry includes the pensioner's or applicant's name, his or her residence, number of case (varies), company, regiment, and remarks on status.
Civil War soldiers memorial posters
Collection — Folder OBC082
Scope and Contents This collection contains a listing of soldiers enlisted in the 9th Indiana Cavalry, 121st Regiment, and the 69th Indiana Infantry Regiment during the U.S. Civil War.
Civil War soldiers photograph albums
Collection — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents This collection includes 3 photograph albums containing carte-de-visite photographs of Union soldiers from Indiana from Oliver P. Morton in Indianapolis, Indiana ranging from 1861 to 1865.
Civil War travel passes
Collection — Folder S2561
Scope and Contents This collection includes travel passes to various individuals during the Civil War by members of the United States Army from 1861 to 1862.
Found in: Rare Books and Manuscripts / Civil War travel passes
Civil War, Vicksburg letter
Collection — Folder S2691
Scope and Contents This collection includes one letter from an unknown soldier in Vicksburg, Mississippi from June 6, 1863 regarding the Siege of Vicksburg from May-June 1863.
Clarence R. Rhodes scrapbook
Collection — Folder S1831
Scope and Contents This collection includes the scrapbook of Clarence R. Rhodes containing material ranging from 1875 to 1942. The numerous mounted newspaper clippings concern the administrations of President Grover Cleveland and President Benjamin Harrison and stories about their families, cabinet members and other political appointees. Histories and stories about a variety of other topics include criminal cases, the U.S. Civil War, and the centennial celebration of President George Washington’s inauguration....
Clement R. Strahan collection
Collection — Folder S1853
Scope and Contents This collection includes pages 225-255 from Clement R. Stahan's copy of the revised edition of Manual of the Civil War and Key to the Grand Army of the Republic and Kindred Societies, a book written by J. Worth Carnahan and published by the U.S. Army and Navy Historical Association in 1899. The collection includes an army discharge certificate filled out by Strahan with information regarding his February 18, 1866 discharge (p.225); an unused honorable discharge...
Commemorative wooden nickels and Confederate bill facsimile
Collection — Folder S2228
Scope and Contents This collection includes three "wooden nickel" certificates created to commemorate the Wabash County, Indiana Centennial (1935) and the Decatur, Indiana Centennial (1936). The collection also contains a facsimile of a five hundred dollar Confederate note memento from the Civil War Centennial Exhibit held at the L.S. Ayres & Company auditorium in Indianapolis from April 11 to April 22, 1961.
Company G, 146th Regiment, Indiana Volunteer Infantry Soldiers Memorial broadside
Collection — Folder OBC014
Scope and Contents The collection contains a Soldiers Memorial to Company G, 146th Regiment of the Indiana Volunteer Infantry. The item lists all the men who served in the company.
Dates: circa 1865
Curtis family history
Collection — Folder S3109
Scope and Contents The collection includes a typescript family history entitled "Curtis Family History." The history begins in the year 1763 with Lottie Relander's great-great grandfather, who lived in Virginia in the early 1770s, and concludes with the 1870 marriage of Mary Gregg, Lottie Relander's mother, to Charles Relander, an immigrant from Sweden living in Danville, Indiana. Prominent family names mentioned in the history are Curtis, Sanders, Kirkendall, Reed, Ross, King, Stapp, and Relander. The family...
Found in: Rare Books and Manuscripts / Curtis family history