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Augustus G. Sinks papers, 1861-1865.

Sinks, Augustus G. (Author).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI S1193 (Text) 00000106161136 Manuscripts Available -

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  • Physical Description: 5 items 3 folders

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General Note: Processing information: Collection processing completed 2006/12 by Barbara Hilderbrand. Finding aid updated 2015/10/30 by Bethany Fiechter.
Restrictions on Access Note: This collection is open for research.
Summary, etc.: This collection contains a copy of Augustus G. Sink's Four Years in Dixie a history of the 46th Indiana Regiment during the Civil War. Also included is a copy of the complete musters roll of the 46th Indiana, copies of Newspaper clippings concerning the 46th Indiana, and a copy of Sinks' obituary.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note: Augustus G. Sinks Papers, 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: Augustus G. Sinks was born in Montgomery County, Ohio on February 12, 1841. He married Mary Alspach and they had two children. In 1877, two year's after Mary's death, he married Roanna I. Babcock and they had two children. In 1861, he enlisted in the 46th Indiana Regiment, Company K where he remained until 1865 and was honorably discharged with the rank of Sergeant. Augustus G. Sinks died in June 1915.
Subject: Hovey, Alvin P. (Alvin Peterson), 1821-1891.
United States. Army. Indiana Infantry Regiment, 46th (1861-1865)
United States > History > Civil War, 1861-1865.

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