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Stewart Bell Jr. Archives Room
Handley Regional Library
Winchester-Frederick County Historical Society
P.O. Box 58, Winchester, VA 22604
(540) 662-9041, fax (540) 722-4769
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Pathfinders - - Bibliographies which include manuscript and published resources.

Civil War Manuscript Collection

MMF, THL or WFCHS is part of the manuscript accession number. Other call numbers are books located in the archives. Please use the complete citation when requesting information. Detailed inventories are located in the file cabinet next to the Archives staff desk. (Request manuscript with green call sheet.)

Charles Affleck Collection   36 WFCHS
Contains multiple subjects centered mainly on the local Shenandoah Valley for the period from the mid 19th century to the early 1960s.

Aqueduct Bridge Duty Roster   1352 THL
The duty roster for Union guards of the bridge, Dec. 9, 1863 through June 6, 1864. The Aqueduct Bridge, now the Memorial Bridge, brought water in from a reservoir outside Washington, D. C. through Georgetown and in to the city. During the Civil War, the Aqueduct was drained and transformed into a bridge for the Union Armies.

Bolling Barton Family Collection   1423 WFCHS
Contains personal correspondence of the Barton family during the Civil War period through to the 1880s with a few papers in the early 1920s.

Lewis N. Barton Collection   485 WFCHS
Is a large historical collection comprised of scrapbooks, diaries, genealogical material, news articles, pictures, etc., collected by Mr. Barton. The collection contains information over the colonial to late 20th century and covers national figures, and local figures such as Godfrey Miller and his family connections with the Lee and Washington families.

Robert Barton Family Papers   1268 WFCHS
Is comprised of personal papers and genealogy, scrapbooks, pictures, news clippings, etc., primarily for the time period of early to mid 1900s.

Stewart Bell, Jr. Collection   7 WFCHS
Material relating to the Winchester-Frederick County area. This material covers colonial times to the present era. Among items of interest are the diary and notes of Benjamin Franklin Rittenhouse, dated 1864; a cookbook titled Lord Fairfax's Kitchen, dated 1892.

James Henry Burton Collection  1322 WFCHS
Contains correspondence, personal papers, etc., covering 1849 - 1892 time period.

Civil War Collection   1053 THL/WFCHSf
The contents of the Collection are in the form of pamphlets, writings, historical data of the times, people and places in the Confederacy prior to, during, and after the Civil War.

Louisa Crawford Papers   424 WFCHS
Contains genealogical material, historical matters, diaries, account book, etc., as written mainly during the Civil War era. The Clark and Jones surnames are prominent.

Grove Hospital Records   1366 WFCHS MMF
August 3, 1863 to November, 1864, ledger book used by Grove Hospital, transcript available.

Stonewall Jackson Collection   1034 THL
The information contained is about General Thomas Jonathan (Stonewall) Jackson, his life and prominent career for the Confederacy, spanning from his birth in 1824 to his death in 1863.

Ann Cary Randolph Jones Collection   451 THL
Comprised mainly of letters and legal papers written to Ann Cary Jones, c.1803 - 1876.

Francis B. Jones Family Collection   1037 WFCHS
The contents include Jones correspondence, historical items, books, scrapbooks, news clippings, photographs, etc., c.1860.

Mrs. Hugh Lee Collection   1182 WFCHS
Comprised of a typescript diary of Mrs. Lee, March 1862-November 1865. The diary is an account of Mrs. Lee's experience with Union forces during the several occupations of Winchester, followed by her moves to the Stanton and Richmond areas.

Robert E. Lee Collection   1055 THL
Published notes and memorabilia of General Lee, mainly from the period after his service for the Confederate cause. A copy of General Lee's offer of resignation to Mr. Jefferson Davis following the 1863 Gettysburg campaign is included.

Col. W.D. Lewis Papers   573 WFCHS
Contains letters and notes received by Col. Lewis of the Federal Army from military and civilian associates while serving in the Winchester area March and April 1862.

Hunter Holmes McGuire Collection   956 WFCHS/THL
Contents are mainly biographical information about Dr. McGuire covering his family genealogy, his career, and his friendship with General Stonewall Jackson.

James A. Miller Collection   1421 WFCHS
The collection is comprised of copies of letters written by Dr. Abram Miller to his wife during his service in the Confederate Army; it is a mixture of historical, medical, and biographical information acquired by Dr. James A. Miller as a result of his occupation as a surgeon.

Shenandoah Valley Military Records   575 THL/WFCHS
Records of military units from the Winchester area for the French and Indian War, Revolutionary War, War of 1812, Civil War. Inventory available.

A.P. Sperry Ledger   1409 WFCHS
A record of provisioning for the Confederate Army in Winchester, Sept.- Oct. 1862 by Captain A. P. Sperry.

Algernon Sidney Sullivan Collection   231 THL
Collection comprised of family papers, books, correspondence, pictures, etc. Material covers 18th century to 20th century. Some surnames listed: Burnett, Hutchinson, Hammond, Snyder, Taylor, Washington, Collins, Sullivan, etc. Inventory available.

George E. Tabb, Jr. Collection   1153 THL
Contents include two letter books of Colonel William Barksdale Tabb of the 59th Virginia Infantry CSA, January 4, 1863 to March 6, 1863 and a copy of "The Complete Journal of Emily (Emma) Miller Campbell Tabb," July 15, 1899 to April 9, 1900.

Allen Tischler Collection   208 WFCHS
Contains copies of Civil War diaries and other related material focusing on Union forces.

Turner Ashby Camp Records   302 WFCHS
Material covers all facets of business that a veterans' organization such as the Turner Ashby #22 of Confederate Veterans would generate. The records cover the late 1800s to early 1900s.

United Daughters of the Confederacy, Turner Ashby Chapter #54   1325 WFCHS
Records contain copies of women's applications for membership in UDC Chapter 54. The justifications for membership eligibility provide Civil War history and genealogical information for the researcher. Covers early 1800s to early 1900s.

Philip Williams Family Records   172 WFCHS
Primarily Williams family correspondence along with biographical data, books and manuscripts, etc. The records focus on the 1860s.

Civil War: Microfilm Collection
(The microfilm collection is not indexed.)

U.S.A. Hospital Department Register of the Sick and Wounded: General Hospital, Strasburg (May 13-23, 1862)

York Hospital, Winchester, VA (May 25-November 1862)

Confederate Medical Records: Hospital, Winchester (May 27-31, 1862)

General Hospital Records (July 20-August 4, 1862), National Archives Roll 155

Lovingston Hospital, Winchester (August 8-13, 1862), National Archives Roll 155

Refugees, Deserters, & Contrabands, 1862: General Bank's Intelligence Reports, National Archives Record Group 393, Entry 2223

Frederick County, VA Muster Roll, 1861-1865, Frederick County Reel 114

31st Infantry, V-Y, Frederick County, VA, National Archives Roll 778

31st Militia, A-C, Frederick County, VA, National Archives Roll 778

31st Militia, D-Z, Frederick County, VA, National Archives Roll 779

51st Militia, Frederick County, VA, National Archives Roll 993

115th Militia, Warwick & Elizabeth City Counties, National Archives Roll 1055

122nd Militia, Clarke County, VA, National Archives Roll 1055

U. S. Army General's Reports of Civil War Service, 1864-1887, 1098 Roll 4, Volumes VI and VII

1890 Census Special Civil War Schedules, enumerating Union veterans and widows in Virginia, National Archives Roll 107

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Civil War Manuscripts: Diaries and Letters

Request Manuscripts on green call sheet from staff. Some diaries are found within large collections.
Many are filed together under Civil War Diaries/Letters.
(Civilians wrote their diaries in Winchester, unless otherwise noted.)

Alvord, Maj. Henry E. Letters, April 22, 1861-April 12, 1865 (2nd Reg. Massachusetts Cavalry Volunteers) Printed, 37 leaves. Allan Tischler Collection
Ask for 208 WFCHS, Box 3; Alvord, Henry E.

Armel, John Papers, December 4, 1864-March 1, 1865. Manuscript, 4 leaves. John Armel Papers
Ask for MMF-Civil War Diaries/Letters, Armel, John; 1354 WFCHS

Baker, Portia Baldwin Diary, Sept. 19, 1859-Jan. 8, 1863, Civilian,
Manuscript, 40 pages. typescript, 29 leaves. Portia Baldwin Baker Collection.
Ask for MMF-Civil War Diaries/Letters; Baker, Portia Baldwin; 1178 WFCHS

Bard, Capt. David Correspondence, March 28, 1862 (Union-Battle of Kernstown) Included within paper by James Brenner, typescript, 1 item, 21 leaves, 1974. David Bard Papers.
Ask for MMF-Civil War Diaries/Letters; Bard, Capt. David; 361 WFCHS

Barritt, Charles M. Diary, January 1, 1864-November 10, 1864, (Co. I, 114th Regt. New York SV) typescript, 45 leaves. Allen Tischler Collection
Ask for 208 WFCHS, Box 3; Barritt, Charles M.

Beecher, Harris Diary, 1865. 114th Reg., ass’t. surgeon;
1 item, 2 leaves printed (photocopy). Allen Tischler Collection
Ask for 208 WFCHS, Box 3; Beecher, Harris

Beeler, James W. Diary, April 29, 1862-July 2, 1863, (Cutshaw's Battery and Carpenter's Battery) typescript, 10 leaves. Rubye Hall Collection
Ask for MMF-Civil War Diaries/Letters, Beeler, James W.; 73 THL

Bradfield, James Diary, July 17, 1861-May 8, 1864 (Co. H, 17th Va. Inf.), typescript, 29 leaves.
Marjorie Copenhaver Collection
Ask for MMF-Civil War Diaries/Letters, Bradfield, James; 311 THL

Brooke, Rev. Benjamin F. Journal, Sept. 1837-Dec. 25, 1863 (Minister),
typescript, 83 leaves. Benjamin Brooke Papers
Ask for 165 WFCHS, Box 1; Journal of Rev. B.F. Brooke

Brumback, Jacob H. Diary, April 21, 1863-June 25, 1863 (12th Va. Cav.),
typescript 4 leaves. Lee Brumback Collection
Ask for 537 THL, Box 1, Brumback, Jacob Diary

Cadwallader, James M. Diary, Feb. 1, 1864-March 15, 1865 (1st Va. Cav.), typescript, 25 leaves.
Ask for MMF-Civil War Diaries/Letters, Cadwallader, James; 638 THL

Cain, John L., Service Information (Union 131 NY Inf), Nov. 11, 1862-Sept. 9, 1864,
typescript, Manuscript (Photocopy), 36 leaves. Charles E. Hutson Jr. Collection
Ask for MMF-Civil War Diaries/Letters, Cain, John; 695 WFCHS

Carter, Lt. Col. Wm. R. Journal, September 4, 1862-September 25th, 1862 (3rd VA. Cavalry) Manuscript (photocopy), 9 leaves. Allen Tischler Collection
Ask for 208 WFCHS, Box 2; Carter, Lt. Col. Wm.

Chase, Julia War-time Diary of Miss Julia Chase, 1861-1864, typescript, green-bound, 113 leaves.
Index available for July 2, 1861-Sept 25, 1864, typescript, 35 leaves. Julia Chase Collection
Ask for 544 THL, Box 1, Chase, Julia

Chewning, Charles R. Journal, March, 1862-April, 1865. 9th Calvary, CSA. 1 item, typescript, 22 pages.
Charles R. Chewning Journal
Ask for MMF-Civil War Diaries/Letters, Chewning, Charles R., 900 THL

Clark, John Peyton Journal, March 12, 1862-Sept. 15, 1862, (Civilian) typescript (photocopy), 65 leaves.
Louisa Crawford Collection
Ask for 424 WFCHS, Box 1; Clark, John P.

Cook, James Dennison Letters, Feb. 3, 1864-June 10, 1865 (Union-1st Oh. Art, Battery H),
typescript, 49 pages. Rolland J. Gladieux Collection
Ask for MMF-Civil War Diaries/Letters; Cook, James D.; 123 THL

Corban, Josiah Barnum Diary, Jan-Nov 1864 (2nd Conn. Art., Co. G),
typescript, 48 leaves. Paul J. Corban Collection
Ask for MMF-Civil War Diaries/Letters, Corban, Josiah; 1035 WFCHS

Costello, Peter Correspondence, 14th Maine, 1st Brigade, Grover’s 2nd Div.
6 leaves, manuscript, photocopy. Allen Tischler Collection
Ask for 208 WFCHS, Box 3; Costello, Peter Correspondence

Davis, Edward Heavey Diary, April 22, 1863-Sept.23, 1864 (9th WV Inf),
typescript, 9 leaves. Naomi Giffen Collection
Ask for MMF-Civil War Diaries/Letters, Davis, Edward; 470 THL

Davis, Francis Diary entry of 3rd Battle of Winchester, 24th Inf., 4th Brigade, 19th Corps, Groves Div. 1 item, 12 leaves, manuscript photocopy. Allen Tischler Collection
Ask for 208 WFCHS, Box 3; Davis, Francis Diary

Dutton, Lt. Metzer Letters, Mar. 17, 1862-July 28, 1862, (5th Conn.),
Manuscript (photocopy), 75 leaves. Dudley J. Russell Collection
Ask for MMF-Civil War Diaries/Letters, Dutton, Lt. Metzer; 628 THL

Edwards, Owen Diary, Jan 6, 1864-Nov. 22, 1864 (Union-114 NY), Manuscript (photocopy), typescript, 51 leaves. Owen J. Edwards
Ask for MMF-Civil War Diaries/Letters, Edwards, Owen; 253 THL

Fahey, George Correspondence, 1863, 121st NY, 2nd Brig. VI Corps. 1 item, 2 leaves, typescript (photocopy).
Allen Tischler Collection
Ask for 208 WFCHS, Box 3; Fahey, George

Firebaugh, Samuel Angus Diary, Sept 25, 1862-Mar. 2, 1864 (10th VA Inf), typescript, 125 leaves.
John Wayland Collection
Ask for 26 THL, Box 9; Wartime Diary of Samuel Firebaugh

Freeze, Michael Letters, 1863-1865 (6th N.C. Co. G), Manuscript (photocopy), 27 leaves.
Michael Freese Letters
Ask for MMF-Civil War Diaries/Letters, Freeze, Michael; 105 THL

Gallaher, Dewitt Diary, June 8, 1864-April 9, 1865 (1st VA Cav), typescript (Photocopy), 17 leaves.
Ben Ritter Collection
Ask for 12 THL, Box 1; Gallaher, DeWitt

Gerncke, Wilhelm Diary, Feb. 15, 1864-May 15, 1864 (Union-100 NY Vol), Manuscript, 1 Item, 8 leaves
James A. Pattie Collection
Ask for MMF-Civil War Diaries/Letters, Pattie, James; 657 WFCHS

Grabill, John H. Diary, June 6, 1861-June 6, 1862 (33rd VA Inf), typescript, 27 leaves.
Charles Affleck Collection
Ask for 36 WFCHS, Box 2A; Grabill, John H.

Griffith, Harriet H. Diary, April 18, 1861-Dec. 26, 1865 (Civilian-Quaker), typescript, 123 leaves.
Harriet Hollingsworth Griffith Collection
Ask for 1179 WFCHS. Box 1; Griffith, Harriet H.

Hawse, Jasper Diary, Sept. 10, 1861-Aug. 1, 1864 (14th VA Militia also, 17th Battalion, Co. B and11th Regt.), typescript, 112 pages. John Hawse Collection
Ask for MMF-Civil War Diaries/Letters, Hawse, Jasper; 53 WFCHS

Hite, John P. Diary, June 19, 1861-March 21, 1862 (33rd VA Inf), typescript, 14 leaves.
Charles J. Lillis Collection
Ask for MMF-Civil War Diaries/Letters, Hite, John; 191 THL-

Hubbard, John L. Letter, July 19, 1863 (Co. F. 1st Maryland), Printed, 1 leaf, Allen Tischler Collection
Ask for 208 WFCHS, Box 2; Hubbard, John L.

Ireland, Oscar Diary, Dec. 1, 1864-Dec. 15, 1864 (Signal Corps), Manuscript, 3 pages.
Oscar Ireland Collection
Ask for MMF-Civil War Diaries/Letters, Ireland, Oscar; 1180 WFCHS

Jennings, Petre Diary, April 20, 1864-July 23, 1864 (Bryan's Battery, 4th Brigade),
typescript, 1 item, 7 leaves. Petre Jennings Collection
Ask for MMF-Civil War Diaries/Letters, Jennings, Petre; 1181 WFCHS

Jones, Maj. Frank B. Diary, March 11, 1862-June 22, 1862 (2nd VA Inf), typescript, 301 leaves.
Louisa Crawford Collection
Ask for 424 WFCHS, Box 1; Jones, Maj. F.B.

Jones, William R. Correspondence & Articles (23rd VA Cav., Co. K), Manuscript (Photocopy),
typescript, 5 leaves. George W. Jones Collection
Ask for MMF-Civil War Diaries/Letters Jones, William; 62 THL

Kauffman, Joseph Franklin Diary, March 28, 1862-Aug. 28, 1862, (10th VA Inf.), typescript, 32 pages.
John Wayland Collection
Ask for 26 WFCHS, Box 9, Wartime Diary of J.F. Kauffman

Kite, O. H. Diary, Jan 1, 1864-Dec. 31, 1864 (33rd VA Inf., Co H), Manuscript (photocopy), 32 leaves.
Marjorie Copenhaver Collection
Ask for MMF-Civil War Diaries/Letters, Kite, O.H.; 311 WFCHS

Kohler, Lt. Col. John B. Letter only, October, 4, 1864 (98th Pa. Rgt.), typescript, 3 leaves.
John B. Kohler Papers
Ask for MMF-Civil War Diaries/Letters, Kohler, Lt. Col John; 468 THL

Lee, Mrs. Hugh Diary, March 11, 1862-November, 17, 1865 (Civilian) typescript, 891 leaves.
Mrs. Hugh Lee Collection
Ask for 1182 WFCHS, Box 1, Lee, Mrs. Hugh

Lee, Laura Diary, March 11, 1862-April 5, 1865 (Civilian) typescript 124 leaves. Original owned by College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, VA. Ben Ritter Collection
Ask for 12 WFCHS, Box 1; Lee, Laura

Lemley, Jacob Diary, January 1, 1862-May 1, 1865 (48th Va. Inf., Musician), typescript, 56 leaves.
Jacob Lemley Diary
Ask for MMF-Civil War Diaries/Letters, Lemley, Jacob; 1374 THL

Lennon, Capt. Michael Diary-Diary entries during 3rd Winchester. Co. I,
77th NY Inf., 3rd Brig. 2nd Div. VI Corps. [fall 1864]. Allen Tischler Collection
Ask for 208 WFCHS, Box 3, Lennon, Capt. Michael

Louderback, John P. Wartime Diary, May 3, 1862-July 14, 1863 (Page Co. Company, 10th Va. Inf.) typescript, 22 leaves.
John Wayland Collection
Ask for 26 WFCHS, Box 8; Wartime Diary of John P. Louderback

McCown, James L. Memoirs, April 2, 1864-August 1, 1864 (5th Va. Inf, Co. K) typescript, 8 leaves.
Ben Ritter Collection
Ask for 12 WFCHS, Box 1; McCown, James L.

Mardus, Rebecca Correspondence, c. 1860s (Civilian) Manuscript (photocopy).
Randy Madres Collection
Ask for MMF-Civil War Diaries/Letters, Mardus, Rebecca; 326 THL

Martindale, Hugh A. Correspondence, Oct. 23, 1864-Nov. 1, 1864 (104th Pa. Vol.)
typescript, 3 leaves. H.A. Martindale Correspondence
Ask for MMF-Civil War Diaries/Letters, Martindale, Hugh A.; 1064 THL

Miller, Abram Schultz Letters, Nov. 30,1861-Sept. 22, 1864 (Physician, 25th & 30th Va. Regt.) typescript.
James Miller Collection
Ask for 1421 WFCHS, Box 1; Miller, Abram S.

Miller, Gettie [Margaretta] Diary, March 23, 1863-Sept. 9, 1863, (Civilian - 13 years old),
typescript, 24 leaves. Godfrey Miller Collection
Ask for 301 WFCHS, Box 7; Miller, Gettie.

Miller, William Quartermaster Corp.,
Manuscript (Photocopy), Nov. 19, 1861-April 12, 1862. Ronald M. Will Collection
Ask for MMF-Civil War Diaries/Letters-Miller, William (Quartermaster Report); 613 THL

Neff, Col. Francis Correspondence, 1854-Jan 23, 1861 (33rd VA)
Manuscript, 26 leaves. D. Coiner Rosen Collection
Ask for MMF-Civil War Diaries/Letters, Neff, Col. F.; 323 THL

Niemeyer, Henry V. Personal Recollections, 1861-1865 (9th VA Inf., Co. I, the "Old Dominion Guards")
typescript, 6 leaves. Henry V. Niemeyer Collection
Ask for MMF-Civil War Diaries/Letters, Niemeyer, Henry; 1059 THL

Pattie, Sgt. James A. Diary, Jan 23, 1864-Jan 3, 1865 (17th VA Inf., Co. F)
Manuscript, unnumbered pages. James A. Pattie Collection
Ask for MMF-Civil War Diaries/Letters, Pattie, Sgt. James; 657 WFCHS

Pearse, William F. Diary, May 1, 1862-Nov. 27, 1862 (Chaplain-2nd SC Regt.),
Manuscript, also typescript, 25 leaves. William Franklin Pearse Collection
Ask for MMF-Civil War Diaries/Letters, Pearse, William F.; 110 WFCHS

Pierce, Hugh Ogilvie Autobiography, 1843-1865 (Co. F 51st VA Militia)
typescript, 25 leaves. Hugh Pierce Papers
Ask for MMF-Civil War Diaries/Letters, Pierce, Hugh O.; 960 THL

Rittenhouse, Benjamin Franklin Diary, March 26, 1864-June 30, 1864 (U.S. Art., Bty. D)
Manuscript, 1 item; military records, 26 leaves, photocopy. Benjamin F. Rittenhouse Collection
Ask for MMF-Civil War Diaries/Letters, Rittenhouse, Benjamin; 566 THL

Rudd, Oscar Diary Selections, Aug. 6, 1861-July 2, 1862 (Captain, Co. G,
39th Reg, Ill.) 34 leaves. Oscar Rudd Papers
Ask for MMF-Civil War Diaries/Letters, Rudd, Oscar; 1435 THL

Russell, F. Stanley Letters, Aug. 26, 1861-May 19, 1864 (Co. H, 13th VA Inf.)
F. Stanley Russell Letters
Ask for 490 THL, Box 1, Correspondence
(Also published in The Letters of F. Stanley Russell: The Movements of Co. H, 13th Va. Reg.).
973.782 Rus –Archives-Rare Book

Smith, Treadwell Diary, Oct. 17, 1859-Apr. 20, 1865 (Civilian-Clarke Co.)
typescript, 20 pages. Treadwell Smith Collection
Ask for MMF-Civil War Diaries/Letters, Smith, Treadwell; 1183 THL

Smith, William Randolf Diary March 23, 1862-June 22, 1862 (Co. F, 17th VA Inf.) 1 item printed.
Marie Bowman Collection
Ask for 1080 WFCHS, Box 1; Diary Of William R. Smith

Sperry, Kate Diary, Surrender? Never Surrender, July 13, 1861-Dec. 3, 1865.
typescript, Bound, 633 pages. 80 WFCHS Kate Sperry Papers
Ask for 973.782 Spe Rare Book

Stone, John H. Diary, June 15, 1862-July 4, 1863 (Maryland CSA soldier, 1st Lt., Co. B, MD Inf.)
typescript, 77 leaves. George E. Tabb Jr. Collection
Ask for MMF-Civil War Diaries/Letters, Stone, John; 320 THL
Note: Photocopy of original manuscript available in the Allan Tischler Collection 208 WFCHS, Box 2

Tabb, Col. William Barksdale Letter Book, January 4, 1863-March 6, 1863 (59th VA. Inf. Reg. CSA) typescript, 97 leaves. George E. Tabb Jr. Collection
Ask for 1153 THL, Box 1; Tabb, William B.

Thomas, J. William Diary, May 22, 1861-May 26, 1865 (2nd MD Battalion) typescript (Photocopy), 109 leaves. Allen Tischler Collection
Ask for 208 THL, Box 2; Thomas, J. Wm.

Tull, William Bayliss Memoirs, July, 1862-Sept., 1864 (5th & 9th LA Inf.) typescript (photocopy), 59 leaves.
W.B. Tull Papers
Ask for MMF-Civil War Diaries/Letters Tull, W. B., War Story; 15 WFCHS THL

Venable, Charles Civil War Reminiscences, Microfilm, in white cabinets in Archives Reading Room, Civil War Records Drawer. Allen Tischler Collection
Ask for 208 WFCHS, Microfilm, Civil War Reminiscences

Walker, Isaac Diary, July 19, 1862-Sept. 19,1862 (7th RI Squadron) typescript (photocopy), 11 leaves.
Allen Tischler Collection
Ask for 208 WFCHS, Box 3; Walker, Isaac, diary.

Walter, Franklin Gardner Diary, June 20, 1863-Aug. 19, 1865 (39th VA Cav., Co. A) typescript (Bound), 1 Vol., 99 leaves. Franklin Gardner Walter Collection
Ask for MMF-Civil War Diaries/Letters, Walter, Franklin; 947 THL

Wayland, Anna Kagey Daily Journal, Jan 1, 1847-Dec. 31, 1865, typescript (Photocopy, Bound), 165 leaves.
John Wayland Collection
Ask for 26 WFCHS, Box 8; Daily Journal of Anna K. Wayland

White, Pvt. John Goldsborough Narrative from Diary, June 23, 1863-July, 1863 (2nd Maryland Inf.) Printed Photocopy, 2 leaves. Allan Tischler Collection
Ask for 208 WFCHS, Box 2; White, John G.

White, Sylvester J. Correspondence, Feb. 8, 1860-Jan 18, 1865 (75th NY Vol.) Manuscript (Photocopy), typescript, 24 items. Sylvester J. White Papers
Ask for MMF-Civil War Diaries/Letters, White, Sylvester; 593 THL

Whittier, Charles J. Correspondence, Feb. 14, 1859-Oct. 29, 1864 (Union Chaplain), Battle of Cedar Creek, Manuscript, printed, 13 items. Charles Whittier Papers
Ask for MMF-Civil War Diaries/Letters, Whittier, Charles; 855 THL

Williams Family Correspondence, April 29, 1861-Nov. 27, 1865 (incomplete) (Civilian), Manuscript.
Phillip Williams Family Papers Collection
Ask for 172 WFCHS, Box 1 & 2, Correspondence

Note: Many other printed diaries and journals are on the open shelves. Check exact word subject: United States—History—Civil War—Personal Narratives on computer for these.

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