American Civil War (1861-1865)
Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:
Edward J. Nichols Collection
Identifier: MS 024
This collections consists of correspondence, notes, reviews and clippings pertaining to Edward J. Nichols' book Toward Gettysburg: the biography of John Fulton Reynolds (1821-1863) [see also Manuscript Collection 6].
Dates: c.1863-1963,; Majority of material found within 1954-1961
Jonathan Messersmith Foltz Papers
Identifier: MS 021
Summary The items in the collection date from 1825 to 1877 and are, for the most part, diaries and journals. There are no childhood records. The materials document Foltz's life from the age of fifteen. It is assumed that the bulk of the collection was assembled by J.M. Foltz. Of particular interest are the contents of Foltz's medical journals: shipboard supplies, pharmaceutical lists, patient and remedy lists, and literature relating to the contemporary practice of medicine. Most of the Civil War...
Dates: 1825-1906,; Majority of material found within 1831-1877
Reynolds Family Papers
Identifier: MS 006
Summary This collection consists of letters, diaries, scrapbooks, hand-drawn maps, clippings, photographs, transcripts, war communications and books relating to three generations of the Reynolds family of Lancaster, PA. The collection consists mostly of the papers of William Reynolds (1815 - 1879) and John Fulton Reynolds (1820-1863). Scrapbooks were compiled by Eleanor Reynolds and mostly chronicle the military career of brother John. Books (monographs) that were included in the Reynolds Family...
Dates: 1765-1934,; Majority of material found within 1830-1880
- Admirals -- United States -- Biography. 1
- Admirals. 1
- Biography. 1
- Generals -- United States -- Biography. 1
- Generals. 1
- Medicine, Naval. 1
- Naval history. 1
- Ship physicians. 1
- United States -- History, Naval -- To 1900. 1 + ∧ less