McCracken Civil War Correspondence

TABLE OF CONTENTS

Overview of the Collection

Scope and Contents of the Collection

Organization of the Collection

Arrangement of the Collection

Restrictions

Index Terms

Administrative Information

Detailed Description of the Collection


Overview of the Collection

Creator: McCracken, James, 1825-1912.
Title: McCracken Civil War Correspondence
Abstract: Letters written to James McCracken of Ledyard, Conn. from Charles McCracken of Ledyard and William Reynolds of Norwich, Conn.

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Scope and Contents of the Collection

The collection consists of .25 linear feet of documents.

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Restrictions

Restrictions on Access

None

Restrictions on Use

Materials must be used within the Linda Lear Center for Special Collections & Archives

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Index Terms

This collection is indexed under the following headings. Researchers desiring materials about related topics, persons or places should search the catalog using these headings.
Persons:
Reynolds, William
McCracken, Charles
Corporate names:
United States. Army. Connecticut Infantry Regiment, 12th (1861-1865)
United States. Army. Connecticut Infantry Regiment, 13th (1861-1865)
Places:
Ledyard, Conn.
Carrollton, La.
New Orleans, La.
Shenandoah Valley, Va.
Nevinsville, Ia.
Buzzard Valley, Ia.
Subjects:
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865.
Document Types:
Correspondence

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

McCracken Civil War Correspondence, Linda Lear Center for Special Collections & Archives, Connecticut College

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Detailed Description of the Collection

The following section contains a detailed listing of the materials in the collection

Letters of William Reynolds and Charles McCracken to James McCracken

Box Folder
1 1 William Reynolds ALS to James McCracken, May 28, 1862, Camp Parapet Carrollton, La.
  2 William Reynolds ALS to James McCracken, June 13, 1862, Camp Parapet Carrollton, La.
  3 William Reynolds ALS to James McCracken, July 28, 1862, Brashear City, La.
  4 William Reynolds ALS to James McCracken, July 21, 1863, Camp Parapet, Carrollton, La.
  5 William Reynolds ALS to James McCracken, July 21, 1862, Camp Parapet, Carrollton, La.
  6 William Reynolds ALS to James McCracken, Sept. 7, 1862, Camp Parapet, Carrollton, La.
  7 William Reynolds ALS to James McCracken, Oct. 23, 1862, Camp Kearny, La.
  8 William Reynolds ALS to James McCracken, Dec. 20, 1862, Camp Stevens, La.
  9 William Reynolds ALS to James McCracken, May 14, 1863, Alexandria, La.
  10 Charles McCracken ALS to James McCracken, May 20, 1884, Camp near Carrollton, La.
  11 Charles McCracken ALS to James McCracken, June 27, 1864, Camp near Carrollton, La.
  12 William Reynolds ALS to James McCracken, Oct. 21, 1864, Ceder Creek, Va.
  13 William Reynolds ALS to James McCracken and Bridget, Oct. 29, 1864, Ceder Creek, Sheriandan Valley, Va.
  14 William Reynolds ALS to James McCracken, Nov.19, 1864, Sheridan Valley, Va.
  15 William Reynolds ALS to James McCracken and wife, Dec. 15, 1864, Camp "Russell," Va.
  16 William Reynolds ALS to James McCracken, Bridget and Hannah, Nov. 27, 186-, New Shoreham, R.I.
  17 Charles McCracken ALS to James McCracken, March 24, 1865, Camp at Blockhouse near Summit Point, Va.
  18 Charles McCracken ALS to James McCracken, June 21, 1865, Camp at Savannah, Georgia.
  19 William Reynolds ALS to James McCracken and wife, May 25, 1869, Nevinsville, Iowa.
  20 William Reynolds ALS to James McCracken and wife, Aug. 24, 1873, Buzzard Valley, Iowa.