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William C. Olds letters 1862-1865.

Olds, William C., 1845-1893 (Author). Morris, D. (Added Author).

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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI S1029 (Text) 00000106161292 Manuscripts Available -

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  • Physical Description: 2 folders

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General Note: Processing information: Collection processing completed 2006/11 by Barbara Hilderbrand. Finding aid updated 2015/11/14 by Laura Eliason.
Summary, etc.: This collection contains the letters of William C. Olds to his father, Frank A. Olds, and aunt during the Civil War. Also included are letters to Frank A. Olds from Capt. D. Morris of the 63rd Indiana Regiment.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note: William C. Olds, Rare Books and Manuscripts Section, Indiana State Library.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note: Permission to reproduce, exhibit, or publish material in this collection must be obtained from the Manuscript Section, Indiana State Library. Possession of a reproduction from an Indiana State Library collection does not constitute permission for use.
Biographical or Historical Data: William C. Olds was born in Covington, Indiana April 9, 1845. Olds served as corporal and sergeant in the 63rd Indiana Regiment during the Civil War. He married Helen Stewart and together they had three children. After the war he worked as a printer for the Chicago Herald. William C. Olds died December 7, 1893 and is buried in Mt. Home Cemetery in Covington, Indiana.
Accumulation and Frequency of Use Note: No further additions expected.
Subject: Olds, William C., 1845-1893.
United States. Army. Indiana Infantry Regiment, 63rd (1862-1865)
Lane, Henry Smith, 1811-1881.
Olds, Frank A.
Indiana > History > Civil War, 1861-1865 > Personal narratives.

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