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Guide to the Ora W. Harvey Letter

MSN/CW 5026

 

Collection Summary

Title: Ora W. Harvey letter
Dates: 1863 April 15
Collection No.: MSN/CW 5026
Creator: Harvey, Ora W., 1840-1921
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 letter written on 15 April 1863 by Civil War private Ora W. Harvey of the 46th Massachusetts Infantry, mostly discussing camp recreations, especially baseball.

Selected Search Terms

United States. Army. Massachusetts Infantry Regiment, 46th (1862-1863)
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Correspondence
Baseball -- United States -- History -- 19th century

Administrative Information

Restrictions: There are no access restrictions on this collection.

Preferred Citation: Ora W. Harvey Letter, Department of Special Collections, Hesburgh Libraries of Notre Dame.

Acquisition and Processing Note: The Ora Harvey Letter was purchased by the Hesburgh Libraries of Notre Dame in 2004, from Schmitt Investors Ltd. of Northport NY. Arranged and described 2004, by George Rugg. Finding aid 2011, by George Rugg.

Arrangement Note

Materials are in one folder.

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