|Title:||George H. Murphy diary|
|Collection No.:||MSN/CW 8011|
|Creator:||Murphy, George H., b. ca. 1836|
|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 manuscript Civil War diary of Confederate States Army lieutenant George H. Murphy, written as a member of Co. D, 23rd Virginia Cavalry. Entries extend from 1 March to 13 April 1865, and recount the author's movements up and down the Shenandoah Valley.|
Soldiers -- Virginia -- Diaries
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives
Confederate States of America. Army. Virginia Cavalry Regiment, 23rd
Shenandoah Valley Campaign, 1865
Restrictions: There are no access restrictions on this collection
Preferred Citation: George H. Murphy Diary, Department of Special Collections, Hesburgh Libraries of Notre Dame.
Acquisition and Processing Note: The Murphy diary was purchased by the Hesburgh Libraries from Historical Collectible Auctions of Burlington NC (auction of December 2007, lot 121; acquisition funded by Robert and Beverly O'Grady). Arranged and described 2008, by George Rugg. Finding aid 2012, by George Rugg.
The collection is in one folder.
- For fuller information on this manuscript, including a textual transcription and digital images, please see the digital project "Manuscripts of the American Civil War".