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Civil War

Subject Source: Local sources
Scope Note: Use this heading for collections related to the American Civil War, including materials created after 1865 that have significant Civil War content. Also use the LCSH heading: United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865.

Found in 715 Collections and/or Records:

15th Virginia Infantry History

Identifier: Ms-2009-111

The collection contain a history of the 15th Virginia Infantry, covering its formation in April 1861 to the spring of 1862, written by enlisted soldier Claybrook Y. Lain. Includes copies of Confederate company records concerning Lain's enlistment, payment, death, and beneficiaries.

Dates: 1861 - 1864

17th Precinct (The Bowery), New York City Police Blotter,

Identifier: Ms-2012-043

The collection consists of a police blotter from the 17th Precinct (also known as the Bowery) in New York City, spanning April 27 through July 22, 1861.

Dates: 1861

31st Regiment, Virginia Infantry, Company Roll,

Identifier: Ms-2010-055

The collection contains a single document reporting the roll of the 31st Virginia Infantry, Company E, for May 1862, with a short description of the regiment's activities.

Dates: 1862

37th Virginia Infantry Documents

Identifier: Ms-2009-057

The collection includes documents relating to the 37th Virginia Infantry, including an invoice for shoes and two receipts for the delivery of deserters.

Dates: 1863 - 1864

41st United States Colored Troops Muster Roll

Identifier: Ms-2009-060

The collection includes the muster roll of Company A, United States Colored Troops during the Civil War.

Dates: 1865

42nd Virginia Infantry Muster and Descriptive Roll

Identifier: Ms-2008-090

The collection contains Civil War-era muster and descriptive roll of John W. Dillon, steward in the 42nd Regiment of the Virginia Volunteers. Signed by Dillon and John W. Smith, Assistant Surgeon, 42nd Regiment of the Virginia Volunteers.

Dates: 1861 - 1862

48th Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry Poll Book

 Collection — Folder 1
Identifier: Ms-1998-021
Scope and Contents Poll-book for an election held on October 11, 1864, noting votes cast by members of Company B, 48th Pennsylvania Infantry, encamped at Pegram's Farm in Dinwiddie County, Virginia, during the Civil War. Book includes a list of men, mostly from Schuylkill, Luzerne, Lebanon, and Berks counties, Pennsylvania, and how many votes were cast for candidates for the national offices of Congress and the county offices of Sheriff, Clerk of Orphan's Court, Coroner, County Commissioner, Director of the...
Dates: 1864

57th Regiment [Virginia] Resolution

Identifier: Ms-2017-045

116th Regiment, Ohio Infantry Sutler Letter,

Identifier: Ms-2011-049

The collection consists of an autograph letter signed by a sutler working with the 116th Ohio Infantry, located in September 1863 near Martinsville, Virginia (now West Virginia). The letter discusses business conditions surrounding the 116th Ohio, the Ohio gubernatorial election of 1863 between Clement L. Vallandigham and John Brough, and offers brief information about the regiment and its leisurely activities.

Dates: September 10, 1863

A Nation Divided--C.S.A.

Identifier: Art-346
Scope and Content

2 copies, signed and numbered 1/25 and 2/25.

Dates: 1988 - 1988