44th Massachusetts Vol. Reg., Co. I, Private's Papers, 1862-1864

Manuscript Collection #1281

  • Descriptive Summary
     
    Title: 44th Massachusetts Vol. Reg., Co. I, Private's Papers
    Creator:
    Repository: ECU Manuscript Collection
    Language: English
    Abstract: This collection contains a diary (February 16, 1863-May 16, 1863) and correspondence (September 14, 1862-September 15, 1864) written by an unknown private serving in Co. I of the 44th Massachusetts Volunteers Regiment during the Civil War. The diary was written by a man named Daniel while his company is camped at Brice's Creek, North Carolina. The letters cover a longer span and are written by Daniel to his sister Susie. During that time, his company was camped at Readville, Newberne (now New Bern) and Brice's Creek in North Carolina, near Fort Smith and at Arlington Heights in Virginia, and finally at Fort Delaware in Delaware.
    Extent: 0.035 Cubic feet, 2 archival folders, consisting of correspondence and a diary
  • Administrative Information
     
    Accessions Information

    June 30, 2016, (unprocessed), 0.035 cubic feet; This collection contains a diary (February 16, 1863-May 16, 1863) and correspondence (September 14, 1862-September 15, 1864) written by an unknown private serving in Co. I of the 44th Massachusetts Volunteers Regiment during the Civil War. The diary was written by a man named Daniel while his company is camped at Brice's Creek, North Carolina. The letters cover a longer span and are written by Daniel to his sister Susie. During that time, his company was camped at Readville, Newberne (now New Bern) and Brice's Creek in North Carolina, near Fort Smith and at Arlington Heights in Virginia, and finally at Fort Delaware in Delaware. Purchased with funds from the Minnie Marguerite Wiggins Endowment fund from Broadfoot Publishing Company.

    Acquisition Information

    Purchased with funds from the Minnie Marguerite Wiggins Endowment fund from Broadfoot Publishing Company

    Access Restrictions

    No restrictions

    Copyright Notice

    Literary rights to specific documents are retained by the authors or their descendants in accordance with U.S. copyright law.

    Preferred Citation

    44th Massachusetts Vol. Reg., Co. I, Private's Papers (#1281), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA

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