Civil War correspondence, 1812-1907
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Brief Description: 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.
Held at:
Southern Illinois University Special Collections Research Center
605 Agriculture Dr.
MC 6632
Carbondale, IL 62901
Phone: 618-453-2516
Fax: 618-453-3451
Email: speccoll [at]
Record Series Number: 1/6/MSS 105
Volume: 1.0 Boxes
Arrangement: Arranged alphabetically.
Access Restrictions: Unrestricted access.
Subject Index
Illinois - History - Civil war, 1861-1865
United States - History - Civil War, 1861-1865
Genres/Forms of Material
Ammen, Daniel, 1820-1898 - Correspondence
Badeau, Adam, 1831-1895 - Correspondence
Cist, Henry Martyn, 1839-1902. - Correspondence
Getty, George W. - Correspondence
Hooker, Joseph, 1814-1879 - Correspondence
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
Rights/Use Restrictions: To quote in print, or otherwise reproduce in whole or in part in any publication , including on the  World Wide Web, any  material from this collection, the researcher must obtain permission form (1) the owner of the physical property and (2) the holder of the copyright. Persons wishing to quote from this collection should consult Special Collections Research Center to determine copyright holders for information in this collection. Reproduction of any item must contain the complete citation to the original.
Related Materials: Related to MSS 004
PreferredCitation: [Item], Civil War correspondence, Special Collections Research Center, Southern Illinois University Carbondale.