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Civil War recollections of pvt. George W. Whitman

George W. Whitman

Civil War recollections of pvt. George W. Whitman

17th Maine Regiment

by George W. Whitman

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Published by Norway Historical Society in Norway, Me .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Maine,
  • United States,
  • Norway (Me.),
  • Norway
    • Subjects:
    • Whitman, George W., 1839-1919.,
    • United States. Army. Maine Infantry Regiment, 17th (1861-1865),
    • Soldiers -- Maine -- Norway -- Biography.,
    • Maine -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865.,
    • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives.,
    • Norway (Me.) -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesCivil War memories of George W. Whitman
      Statementtranscribed and edited by Guy Campbell.
      GenreBiography., Personal narratives.
      ContributionsCampbell, Guy., Norway Historical Society (Norway, Me.)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE511.5 17th .W48 1999
      The Physical Object
      Pagination69 p. :
      Number of Pages69
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6887006M
      LC Control Number00503352

      HIST The Civil War and Reconstruction Era, Earle G. Shettleworth, Jr. Maine State Historian 2 General Resources JVLsLiTXG in -tlxe Civil War T/Y/e A Distant war comes home: Maine in the Civil War era / Donald W. Beattie, Rodney M. Cole, and Charles G. Waugh, editors ; illustrations by John L. Ogden Publisher Camden, Me.: Down East Books, Call No.: D Author.

      Sussman, Mick. "Nonfiction Chronicle." New York Times Book Review (Decem ), [Includes a brief review of Robert Roper, Now the Drum of War: Walt Whitman and His Brothers in the Civil War.] Wiegland, David. "Of Whitman PBS Sings."" San Francisco Chronicle (Ap ). Walt Whitman In The Library Of America This volume, "Walt Whitman: Poetry and Prose" edited by Justin Kaplan was among the first four books published by the Library of America as it began its mission of presenting the best works of American literature in a uniform format both scholarly and accessible to non-specialist readers. Walt Whitman ( -- ) was an excellent choice for early /5(69).

      The Gentle Rebel: The Civil War Letters of 1st Lt. William Harvey Berryhill, Co. D, 43rd Regiment, Mississippi Volunteers. Yazoo City, MS: Sassafras Press, Call Number: E 43rd B47 A34 Patti Carr Black. Guide to Civil War Source Material in the Department of Archives and History, State of Mississippi. Jackson, MS: After years the Civil War still holds a central place in American history and self-understanding. It is our greatest national drama, at once heroic, tragic, and epic—our Iliad, but also our Bible, a story of sin and judgment, suffering and despair, death and resurrection in a “new birth of freedom.”The Civil War: The Final Year brings together letters, diary entries, speeches.


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Civil War Officers and Other Misc. Photographs. We have over 2, carte-de-visite photographs - Maine Civil War officer photos solicited by the Adjutant General during and immediately after the War, plus many images of privates and non-coms that have been donated to us.

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This photograph of Whitman, signed by the poet, was one of many gifts--along with fruits, sweets, and writing paper--he distributed to wounded soldiers during his service as a Civil War nurse. It reads: "Walt Whitman ; born " (recto); "Given to a Comrade as a Memento in Washington City, J " (verso).

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View Archive Card Key: A: B: C: D: E: F: G: H: I: J: K: L: M: N: O: P: Q: R: S: T: U: V: W: X: Y: Z. It was on Sunday the 28th day of December,that I first saw Walt Whitman in person.

We were then living in Washington. As we sat at table, a knock at the door of our room—which served as. Civil War collections at the Historical Society of Pennsylvania are excellent primary resources that offer eyewitness accounts and reveal the fears, prejudices, and heroism of the individual soldier, as well as the deprivation and destruction of civilian life, in America's most devastating conflict to date.

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Once a relatively quiet town with a busy political season, it absorbed a new and year-round population of soldiers, bureaucrats. Incidents of the Civil War. Summer Price, Elias W. Elias Winans Price Papers. Archival material. Papers of an Essex County, N.J., family, including eighty-five Civil War letters written home by E.

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