Villeroy A. Tambling Civil War Diary, - | Southern Illinois University Special Collections Research Center
Extent: 1.0 Folders
Predominant Dates: February to September, 1862
Scope and Contents: One pocket diary, 6 by 3.5 inches, 43 pp., in pencil, covering the period from February 27, 1862, to September 30, 1862. Describes the aftermath of the Battle of Shiloh, April 6-7, 1862, the writer having arrived at the end of the battle. Provides careful account of marches and camps during the Corinth campaign, including descriptions of towns visited.