Joshua W. Culver Correspondence
Scope and Content
The collection includes eight manuscript letters of a Union soldier during the American Civil War, written in Virginia, Maryland, and Pennsylvania; and four letters written to and from other Culver family members. Transcripts are available.
- 1862-1863, 1877-1899
- Culver, Joshua W. (Person)
Language of Materials
The materials in the collection are in English.
Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open for research.
Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use
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Joshua W. Culver was a 1st Sergeant in the 104th Regiment, Company E, of the New York Volunteer Infantry. The company took part in battles in Virginia and Maryland as part of the Duryee's Brigade in the summer and autumn of 1862. He was wounded in the thigh and was at the First Army Corps Hospital near Gettysburg, Pennsylvania.
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The collection includes eight manuscript letters of a Union soldier during the American Civil War, written in Virginia, Maryland, and Pennsylvania; and four letters written to and from other Culver family members.
The letters are in chronological order within the file.
Source of Acquisition
The Joshua W. Culver Correspondence was acquired by the Special Collections in December 1982.
Rights Statement for Archival Description
The guide to the Joshua W. Culver Correspondence by Special Collections and University Archives, Virginia Tech, is licensed under a CC0 (https://creativecommons.org/share-your-work/public-domain/cc0/).
The processing, arrangement, and description of the Joshua W. Culver Correspondence was completed prior to 2010. Additional description was completed in January 2011.
- Joshua W. Culver Correspondence, 1862-1863, 1877-1899
- Sarah R. Olney
- 2011 (CC0 1.0)
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