The collection primarily contains Civil War correspondence and diaries of James H. Sawyer, a soldier in the Connecticut Infantry,
18th Regiment (Vol.), Co. B [for information relating to the 18th, see: William Carey Walker, History of the Eighteenth Regiment Conn. Volunteers in the War for the Union (1885)].
Copyright has not been assigned to the Department of Special Collections, UCSB. All requests for permission to publish or
quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections. Permission for publication is given
on behalf of the Department of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply
permission of the copyright holder, which also must be obtained.