August 9, 2005, 4 items, 0.02 cubic feet; Papers (1863-1865) of Confederate soldier from Onslow County, North Carolina, who served in Company E, 3rd North Carolina Infantry, during the Civil War, 1861-1865, including a 52-page, leather-bound notebook containing accounts of several battles, including the battles of Gettysburg, where he was wounded, 2 July 1863; Cold Harbor, Sharpsburg, Malvern Hill, 2nd Winchester, Chancellorsville, and the Wilderness, where he was captured, and his imprisonment at Elmira, NY, 1864-1865; also containing notes and expenses; a note concerning the capture of Washington Rose, of Company C, 6th Louisiana Regiment, at the Battle of the Wilderness, 5 May 1864; and his Oath of Allegiance to the United States, 6 November 1865. Purchase (Special Manuscript Fund), Charles Apfelbaum, Watchung, NJ
Purchase (Special Manuscript Fund), Charles Apfelbaum, Watchung, NJ
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Andrew J. P. Giddings [Giddins or Giddens] Papers (#1043), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.
Processed by Jessica Hardison, April 26, 2007
Encoded by Lindsay Flood, April 4, 2008