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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Collection Description
  • Arrangement
  • Accruals
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Civil War Collection
    Dates: 1863-1866
    Collection number: 103
    Collection Size: 1 oversize box
    Repository: Loyola Marymount University. Library. Department of Archives and Special Collections.
    Los Angeles, California 90045-2659
    Abstract: This collection consists of photographs, letters, a map, and government bonds related to the themes and conduct of the American Civil War (1861-1865).
    Languages: Languages represented in the collection:English


    Collection is open to research under the terms of use of the Department of Archives and Special Collections, Loyola Marymount University.

    Publication Rights

    Materials in the Department of Archives and Special Collections may be subject to copyright. Unless explicitly stated otherwise, Loyola Marymount University does not claim ownership of the copyright of any materials in its collections. The user or publisher must secure permission to publish from the copyright owner. Loyola Marymount University does not assume any responsibility for infringement of copyright or of publication rights held by the original author or artists or his/her heirs, assigns, or executors.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Box and Folder number, Civil War Collection, Collection 103, Department of Archives and Special Collections, William H. Hannon Library, Loyola Marymount University.

    Collection Description

    Collection 103 is a mixture of accruals designed to create a teaching and research collection on Civil War history. The materials include correspondence, cartes-de-visite, and a Confederate bond. The correspondence treats abolitionism (Folder 2), Union spying in Mississippi (Folder 1), and the sentiments of a Union solider confronting the death of his child, while anticipating breaking camp (Folder 5).
    The dates of the materials run from 1863 to 1865.


    The collection is arranged by item in individual folders. See the box and folder list for the contents.


    Accession number 2011.21: Folders 1-3
    Accession number 2011.22: Folder 4
    Accession number 2010.48: Folders 5-6

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
    Ruggles, Daniel, 1810-1897
    Necker, John