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Thomas Nelson Conrad Book Manuscript

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-1989-095
Abstract

Thomas Nelson Conrad (1837-1905) served in the Confederate Army during the American Civil War and as President of Virginia Tech. The collection consists of the original manuscript of The Rebel Scout: A Thrilling History of Scouting Life in the Southern Army, written by Conrad from 1891 to 1893, and published in 1904.

Dates: 1891 - 1893

Charles L. C. Minor Cash Book and Edward P. Harmon Civil War Diary Collection

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2008-081
Abstract

The collection contains a Civil War-era cash book of Captain Charles L. C. Minor, Confederate Army ordnance officer and first president of Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College (1872-1879). Also contains diary entries of Union Army Private Edward P. Harmon, 5th Maine Infantry, for May-June 1864. Accompanied by research materials on the two soldiers (including maps, muster rolls, and pension notes) and a complete photocopy of the cash book/diary.

Dates: 1860 - 1864

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  • Subject: United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 X
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  • Names: Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College (1872-1896) X

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Local/Regional History and Appalachian South 1
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Diaries 1
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Conrad, Thomas Nelson 1
Harmon, Edward P., c.1844-1888 1
Minor, Charles L. C., 1835-1903 1