Civil War era scrapbook
Date: 1860 - 1900 |
Civil War era scrapbook contains article clippings, drawings, obituaries, and receipts. Clippings concern General Spinola and his brigade; the Battle at Bachelor's Creek (near New Bern, N.C.); news reports regarding the NIAGARA, SACRAMENTO, and STONEWALL; and the assassination of Abraham Lincoln. Scrapbook also contains a picture of Brigadier General George Custer, color newspaper drawing of the Battle at Baker's Creek (also known as Champion Hill), pencil drawings of Bachelor's Creek battle and outpost, article about a gun powder explosion at a train station with a list of killed and wounded in the 132nd Regiment, and notices about enforcement of excise law. Date approximated. more...