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Guide to the Harrison E. Randall Letters

MSN/CW 5013


Collection Summary

Title: Harrison E. Randall letters
Dates: 1862-1865
Collection No.: MSN/CW 5013
Creator: Randall, Harrison E., 1840-1931
Extent: 1 container; 77 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: 77 Civil War letters of Harrison E. Randall of Fulton County, Ohio, written from the field as a member of Co. H, 100th Ohio Infantry. Most were written from Kentucky (September 1862 to August 1863), Georgia, during the Atlanta campaign (June to August 1864), Alabama and Tennessee, including letters from the Nashville campaign (October 1864 to January 1865) and North Carolina (March and April 1865).

Selected Search Terms

United States. Army. Ohio Infantry Regiment, 100th (1862-1865)
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Correspondence
United States -- Army. Corps, 23rd (1863-1865)

Administrative Information

Restrictions: There are no access restrictions on this collection.

Preferred Citation: Harrison E. Randall Letters, Department of Special Collections, Hesburgh Libraries of Notre Dame.

Acquisition and Processing Note: 76 of the Randall letters were purchased by the Hesburgh Libraries of Notre Dame in 1997, from Early American History Auctions, Inc., of La Jolla CA (auction of 23 August 1997, lot 901). An additional letter was purchased in 2005 from John Krotec of Sarasota FL. Arranged and described 2002, by George Rugg. Finding aid 2011, by George Rugg.

Arrangement Note

Materials are arranged chronologically, one item per folder.

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