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Lewis Crater diary, 1864-1865
Officer in the 50th Pennsylvania Volunteers.
General Sherman letter to William F. Scott, July 20, 1888
Concerning a letter sent to him by Scott asking for information about the Fourth Iowa Cavalry in the Meridian Expedition.
General Sherman letter to Col. Tourtelotte, August 7, 1887
Concerning personal matters, why he calls Mr. Rateman commodore; also including his opinion of Grover Cleveland.
General Sherman letter to Col. Tourtelotte, February 4, 1887
Concerning attempts to bring dishonor on Grant's name; concerning the lack of appropriations money; concerning personal matters.
General Sherman letter to John Murray Corse, November 4, 1871
Concerning the recent Chicago fire and Sherman's approaching trip to Europe.
Charles Thomas Ackley letters to his wife, January 1864-March 1865
Details military service where he fought in many battles and participated in Sherman's march through Georgia.
Margaret Strang Corothers family history, 1996
Family history including author's description of her father John Strang's participation in the Civil War in Company K of the 11th Regiment of the Iowa Infantry Volunteers.
War between the states essay, 1861
Nathan Mowrer correspondence to sister Ellen and brother Milton, November 1864-April 1865
Letters describe life in the Union army and medical attention received while hospitalized with typhoid fever in several army hospitals.
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.