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Whitley Read Civil War diary

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Whitley Read Civil War diary RHC-52

Grand Valley State University Special Collections & University Archives
1 Campus Drive
Allendale, MI 49503

2010



Repository: Grand Valley State University Special Collections & University Archives
creatorRead, Whitley, 1839-1914
Title: Whitley Read Civil War diary
Dates: 1865
Quantity: 0.15 Linear feet(1 volume in 1 flat box)
AbstractThis diary was kept by soldier Whitley Read detailing his last year of service in the 10th New York Heavy Artillery, Company H. It also focuses on his postwar service on a Great Lakes Schooner.
Identification: RHC-52
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Collection Description

This diary was kept by soldier Whitley Read detailing his last year of service in the 10th New York Heavy Artillery, Company H. It also focuses on his postwar service on a Great Lakes Schooner. The last pages of the diary include brief memoranda and cash accounts.


Diaries
Great Lakes (North America)
United States. Army. New York Artillery.
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865

Restrictions

Restrictions on Access

Collection is open for research use.

Publication Rights

For information on copyright or permissions for this collection, contact Grand Valley State University Special Collections.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Whitley Read Civil War diary (RHC-52). Special Collections & University Archives, Grand Valley State University Libraries.

Source of Acquisition

Acquired from Harvey E. Lemmen in 1993.


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