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Guide to the James Boardman Diary

MSN/CW 8000

 

Collection Summary

Title: James Boardman diary
Dates: 1863
Collection No.: MSN/CW 8000
Creator: Boardman, James, b. 1831
Extent: 1 folder; 1 item
Language: Collection material in English
Repository: University of Notre Dame. Hesburgh Libraries, Department of Special Collections. 102 Hesburgh Library, Notre Dame, IN 46556
Abstract: A short-entry Civil War manuscript soldier's diary for the calendar year 1863, kept by James Boardman, Co. B, 3rd Minnesota Infantry.

Selected Search Terms

Soldiers -- Minnesota -- Diaries
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives
United States. Army. Minnesota Infantry Regiment, 3rd (1861-1865)

Administrative Information

Restrictions: There are no access restrictions on this collection

Preferred Citation: James Boardman Diary, Department of Special Collections, Hesburgh Libraries of Notre Dame.

Acquisition and Processing Note: The Boardman diary was purchased by the Hesburgh Libraries of Notre Dame in 2000, from R. M. Smythe and Co., New York (Auction 194, Lot 1504) Arranged and described 2001, by George Rugg. Finding aid 2012, by George Rugg.

Arrangement Note

The collection is in one folder.

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