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Guide to the Henry H. Maley Letters

MSN/CW 5023


Collection Summary

Title: Henry H. Maley letters
Dates: 1862-1865 (bulk 1864-1865)
Collection No.: MSN/CW 5023
Creator: Maley, Henry H., b. circa 1843
Extent: 1 container; 50 folders
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 group of 50 personal letters written during the Civil War by Union private Henry H. Maley, Co. K, 84th Illinois Infantry. Most of the letters date from 1864-65, when the regiment was attached to IV Corps, in the Army of the Cumberland.

Selected Search Terms

United States. Army. Illinois Infantry Regiment, 84th (1862-1865)
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Correspondence
United States. Army of the Cumberland

Administrative Information

Restrictions: There are no access restrictions on this collection.

Preferred Citation: Henry H. Maley Letters, Department of Special Collections, Hesburgh Libraries of Notre Dame.

Acquisition and Processing Note: The Maley letters were purchased by the Hesburgh Libraries of Notre Dame in 2003, via ebay. Arranged and described 2004, by George Rugg. Finding aid 2011, by George Rugg.

Arrangement Note

Materials are arranged chronologically, one item per folder.

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