Civil War correspondence, 1812-1907 | Southern Illinois University Special Collections Research Center
ID: 1/6/MSS 105
Extent: 1.0 Boxes
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Scope and Contents: This collection is mainly correspondence between figures prominent during the Civil War. The letters themselves are standard communications about business and regarding arrangements. The historic value lies in the identities of the senders, including Daniel Ammen, Adam Badeau, Henry M. Cist, George Washington Getty, Quincy Adams Gilmore, and Joseph Hooker. There are also portraits.