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Preliminary Guide to the Isaac F. Shepard Papers
Wyles Mss 74  
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Pre-Civil War Period

Box 1

1830s (mainly incoming correspondence)

 

1840s

Box 1

General (mainly incoming correspondence)

Box 1

Correspondence - Longfellow (Henry W.), 1 letter (ALS), 5 July 1843

 

1850s

Box 1

General (mainly incoming correspondence)

Box 1

Denton Estate (bills regarding improvements)

Box 1

Diaries (2 small leather bound diaries, one ca. 1845 and the other 1849-1853, 1867)

Box 1

Poems

Box 1

Speeches

Box 1

Miscellany (includes play and other writings)

 

Civil War Period

Box 1

Clippings

 

Correspondence (incoming)

 

General

Box 1

1861

Box 1

1862

Box 1

1863

Box 2

1864

Box 2

1865

Box 2

Abercrombie

Box 2

Adams

Box 2

Botume

Box 2

Boyd, 1862

Box 2

Cary

Box 2

Congratulatory Letters (on appointment as Lieutenant Colonel), 1861

Box 2

Crandal

Box 2

Forman

Box 2

Frost, William, 1863

Box 2

Hawkins

Box 2

Letters of Introduction, 1861

Box 2

McNeil, John, ca. 1860-1870

Box 2

Osterhaus

Box 2

Telegrams, 1862

Box 2

Webber

Box 2

White River Expedition, 1862

Box 2

Wiley

Box 2

Wilson

Box 2

Court of Inquiry Papers, 1863-1864

Box 2

Diary, 1863

Box 2

Documents (mainly bills and receipts; some orders)

 

Financial Records (bound)

Box 3: 1

Cash Book, 1864-1865

Box 3: 2

Day Book, 1864-1865

Box 3: 3

Ledger, 1864-1865

Box 3: 4

Receipt Book, 1864-1865

Box 3

Personal

 

Post-Civil War Period

Box 4

Adjutant General, Missouri, 1870-1871

 

Correspondence

 

General

Box 4

1866-1869

Box 4

1870s

Box 4

1880s

Box 4

1870 Campaign

Box 5

Letters of Introduction

Box 5

Financial

Box 5

Missouri Club, ca. 1872-1873

Box 5

Missouri Democrat, ca. 1866-1874

Box 5

Missouri State Atlas, 1871-1873

 

Speeches

Box 5

4th of July, n.y.

Box 5

Memorial Day Oration, May 30, 1870

 

Photographs

Box 5

Daguerreotype (later enlargement, of Isaac F. Shepard, Deborah Nash Shepard, and Ella Gertrude Shepard), ca. 1847

Box 5

Cabinet Photos - 2 portraits, possibly copies of earlier images

Box 5

Tintypes - 21 small images, female family members

 

Civil War era

Box 5

5 cartes de visite, with Isaac F. Shepard in uniform

Box 5

1 cabinet photo, inscribed "The Vick House." Vicksburg, Miss. Headquarters of Brig. Genl. Isaac F. Shepard.

Box 5

1 portrait, Isaac F. Shepard in uniform.

Box 5

Additions

Scope and Content Note

not yet integrated into collection
Box 6

Artifacts

Scope and Content Note

Metal box with red lettering: "I. F. SHEPARD. MILITARY and BUSINESS PAPERS" (in oversize box)