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New York Public Library Regimental Publications and Personal Narratives of the Civil War, Vol. 1, Northern States, Part 6, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota and Wisconsin

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC08880.057 Author/Creator: New York Public Library Place Written: New York Type: Pamphlet Date: 1962 Pagination: 93 p. ; 17.7 x 25.3 cm.

Background Information:

People: Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865

Historical Era: Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1877

Subjects: Civil WarUnion ForcesConfederate States of AmericaLiterature and Language ArtsSoldier's DiaryMilitary HistorySoldier's Letter

Sub Era: Reconstruction

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