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Daniel H. Chandler collection 1895.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI S0248 (Text) 248001-100654 Manuscripts Available -

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  • Physical Description: 1 folder

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General Note: Processed by: Jamie Dunn, May 2013
Restrictions on Access Note: The collection is open for research use.
Summary, etc.: This collection consists of the handwritten Civil War memoirs of Chandler as well as a letter written to Chandler from his son George detailing George's visit to the sites of battles in which Chandler participated. Chandler's memoirs are the basis for History of the Fifth Indiana Battery by D. D. Holm.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note: Daniel H. Chandler collection, 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: Daniel Henry Chandler was born about 1829 in New York to Daniel and Asenath (Wheeler) Chandler. He married Ruth A. [maiden name unknown] before 1850, and they had at least eight children. Chandler was a blacksmith, and served in the 5th Indiana Battery Light Artillery from 1861-1864 in that capacity. Chandler died October 25, 1908, in Knoxville, Tennessee.
Subject: United States. Army. Indiana Light Artillery Battery, 5th (1861-1864)
United States > History > Civil War, 1861-1865 > Personal narratives.
United States > History > Civil War, 1861-1865 > Battlefields > Anecdotes.
Genre: Correspondence.

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