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Ann Larimer letters to husband John, February - July 1865
Contains details about life in rural Iowa and news about family and friends as well as words of encouragement for husband John.
Jacob Nauman diary, 1864-1865
His Civil War diaries describe his experiences as a soldier in the Union Army at Vicksburg and include maps and drawings.
William J. Palmer letters to brother Thomas, November 1860-May 1861
William lived in Charleston, South Carolina, and Thomas lived in Vinton, Iowa. The letters illustrate their deteriorating relationship brought about by the Civil War.
Account of the Battle of Bull Run, 1861
Henry Clay Russell's Civil War letters, 1861-1865
George S. Smith diary, 1862-1866
John G. Roller Civil War diary transcript and related correspondence, 1864-1960
Rufus Nelson Merriam documents, 1900s?-1996
Rufus Nelson Merriam served with the 4th Iowa Infantry, Company B.
McDowell family papers, 1857-1863
Includes war letters about 7th Iowa Infantry, Company H.
Some recollections of my father's family, 1926
Includes information on 1st Iowa Cavalry, 1861-1866.