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Author Stauffer, Nelson.
Title Nelson Stauffer Civil War diary, 1862-1865.

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 Special Collections & Archives  NS  box 1    TEMPORARILY UNAVAILABLE
Description 0.2 linear ft.
Access Collection open for research use.
Summary Nelson Stauffer's diary, which kept while fighting the US Civil War between 1862 and 1865, details his enlistment, training, troop movements, interactions with other soldiers, daily work assignments, patroling, and a brief illness. He also describes the actions of some African-Americans he encountered while marching in the South, battlefield conditions, and the burning of Columbia, South Carolina.
Note Nelson Stauffer enlisted in Co. A, 63rd Regiment, Illinois Infantry during the US Civil War.
Subject United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives.
United States. Army. Illinois Infantry. Regiment, 63rd (1861-1865)
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Regimental histories.
OCLC number 12275581