Civil War pamphlet collection, 1861-1909.


Civil War pamphlet collection, 1861-1909.

Civil War pamphlet collection, 1861-1909.

Pamphlets, 1861-1909, the majority of which were published during the Civil War period. Most of the ones from the war period are pro-Union. The rest of the pamphlets were published after the war and are concerned with events that happened during the war and the Civil War's place in United States history. Some topics covered by the pamphlets include reconstruction of the southern states; Confederate battle flags; mistreatment of Union soldiers taken prisoner; the Confederate navy; and the Confederate government. A few first-person accounts are in the collection. These narratives are by military men such as Gen. R. E. Rodes, Col. John B. Baldwin, Capt. Robert E. Park, and Gen. A. P. Hill. Military units and campaigns covered by the pamphlets include the Army of the Potomac, the 12th Ala. Regiment, the Richmond Howitzer Battalion, the Army of the Cumberland, the Army of Northern Virginia, the Gettysburg Campaign, the battle of Chancellorsville, the Elkhorn Campaign, and the Seven Days battle.

1 cubic foot.

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Rodes, Robert Emmett, 1829-1864 (person)

Confederate general; of Lynchburg, Va.; killed in battle in the Shenandoah Valley. From the description of Civil War letter of Gen. Robert E. Rodes, ca. 1862. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 71057253 ...

Park, Robert Emory, -1909 (person)

Robert Emory Park (d. 1909), Confederate officer in Company F of the 12th Alabama Infantry Regiment, resided in Greenville, Georgia. From the description of Robert Emory Park diary, 1863-1864. (Wesleyan College, Willet Memorial Library). WorldCat record id: 38727566 R. E. Park became treasurer for the State of Georgia in 1900. He was Captain of the Confederate 12th Alabama Infantry during the Civil War and author of the book "Sketch of the 12th Alabama Infantry." ...

Baldwin, John Brown, 1820-1873 (person)

Lawyer, Confederate representative, and Virginia state legislator. From the description of John Brown Baldwin papers, 1863-1865. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70979939 ...

United States Army Army of the Cumberland. (corporateBody)

Confederate States of America. Army. Alabama Infantry Regiment, 12th (corporateBody)

Confederate States of America. Army. Virginia Artillery. Richmond Howitzers (corporateBody)

Hill, A. P. (A. Powell), 1825-1865. (person)