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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI S2680 (Text) 00000106200702 Manuscripts Available -

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  • Physical Description: 0.01 Cubic feet 1 folder

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General Note:
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 1998 by Philip N. Williams. EAD finding aid created 2018/05/17 by Jennifer Carter.
Restrictions on Access Note:
This collection is open for research.
Summary, etc.:
This collection consists of photocopies of two letters. In the May 1865 letter, George W. Blue tells his sister about the constant drilling of the regiment, his tiredness of the place of the camp, the felt absence of relatives, and the resignation of a first lieutenant. In the September 1865 letter, Hannah A. Blue writes of family matters, Iowa soil, Dan Dolan, the death of Jim Blue, and expresses the hope that George is at home.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note:
George W. Blue letters, Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.
Biographical or Historical Data:
George W. Blue of Miami County, Indiana, served with the 151st Indiana Regiment during the Civil War. He was born in 1842 to Benjamin and Hannah Blue (nee Hoagland).
Ownership and Custodial History:
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from the Miami County Historical Society on 1965/11/24.
Accumulation and Frequency of Use Note:
No further additions are expected.
Subject: Blue, George W.
United States. Army. Indiana Infantry Regiment, 151st (1865)
United States > History > Civil War, 1861-1865.
United States > History > Civil War, 1861-1865 > Military life.
United States > History > Civil War, 1861-1865 > Women.
Families.
Iowa.
Genre: Correspondence.

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