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Guide to the Mary Crowell Letter

MSN/CW 5058

 

Collection Summary

Title: Mary Crowell letter
Dates: 1862 April 28-29
Collection No.: MSN/CW 5058
Creator: Crowell, Mary Ann Tucker, b. 1835
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 four-page folio-sized manuscript letter written on 28-29 April 1862 by Mary Crowell of Nora, Illinois. Much of the letter is given over to news of members of Co. E, 15th Illinois Infantry, recently engaged at the battle of Shiloh.

Selected Search Terms

United States. Army. Illinois Infantry Regiment, 15th (1861-1865)
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Correspondence
Shiloh, Battle of, Tenn., 1862

Administrative Information

Restrictions: There are no access restrictions on this collection

Preferred Citation: Mary Crowell Letter, Department of Special Collections, Hesburgh Libraries of Notre Dame.

Acquisition and Processing Note: The Mary Crowell Letter was purchased by the Hesburgh Libraries of Notre Dame in 2007, from Schmitt Investors Ltd. of Northport NY. Arranged and described 2007, by George Rugg. Finding aid 2011, by George Rugg.

Arrangement Note

Materials are in one folder.

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