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Missouri -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Bloyce Tarpley Collection

Identifier: WHC-M-605
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Photocopies of correspondence between Jacob Moss, a Union soldier, and his family in Missouri, who were Confederate sympathizers, regarding Moss's wartime experiences.

Dates: 1862-1863

Charles Evans Collection

Identifier: WHC-M-992
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Correspondence between Lt. Lyle Garrett of the 23rd Iowa Infantry and his wife, Mary Garrett, during the Civil War, describing camp life, attitudes toward officers, troop movements in Missouri, Arkansas, Texas, Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama, and the general conduct of the war.

Dates: 1862-1893

Don Burch Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-778
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Typescripts (1982) listing Union and Confederate commanding officers and minor military operations in the Trans-Mississippi West during the Civil War. Also in this collection is a photocopy of the Journal of the Senate of the Confederate Legislature of Missouri (1861), reporting the Senate's proceedings in extraordinary session.

Dates: approximately 1982