Ticknor, Benjamin Holt, Papers

Manuscript Collection #1301

  • Descriptive Summary
     
    Title: Benjamin Holt Ticknor Papers
    Creator: Denning House Antiquarian Books & Manuscripts
    Ticknor, Benjamin Holt
    Repository: ECU Manuscript Collection
    Language: English
    Abstract: Papers (1862-1914) concern the life of Benjamin Holt Ticknor (1842-1914) of Boston, Massachusetts, after he enlisted in the 45th Regiment Massachusetts Volunteers, Co. G, in 1862 during the Civil War. Included are thirteen letters written to his father during the war with nine (November 1863-March 1864) of them written from Fort Totten in New Bern, N.C. Several documents relate to a court martial and trial he participated in; other documents relate to his postwar involvement in the Loyal Legion and genealogy research. Also included are photographs of his funeral procession. Transferred (not purchased) from Denning House Antiquarian Books & Manuscripts.
    Extent: 0.25 Cubic Feet, 1 archival box, consisting of correspondence, legal documents, and photographs
  • Administrative Information
     
    Accessions Information

    June 6, 2019, (unprocessed), 0.25 cubic feet; Papers (1862-1914) concern the life of Benjamin Holt Ticknor (1842-1914) of Boston, Massachusetts, after he enlisted in the 45th Regiment Massachusetts Volunteers, Co. G, in 1862 during the Civil War. Included are thirteen letters written to his father during the war with nine (November 1863-March 1864) of them written from Fort Totten in New Bern, N.C. Several documents relate to a court martial and trial he participated in; other documents relate to his postwar involvement in the Loyal Legion and genealogy research. Also included are photographs of his funeral procession. Transferred (not purchased) from Denning House Antiquarian Books & Manuscripts.

    Acquisition Information

    Transferred from Denning House Antiquarian Books & Manuscripts.

    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

    Benjamin Holt Ticknor Papers (#1301), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA

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