Preliminary Guide to the James Scott Macgregor Papers
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Preliminary Guide to the James Scott Macgregor Papers, ca. 1860-1880s
Collection number: Wyles Mss 48
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Title: James Scott Macgregor Papers,
Date (inclusive): ca. 1860-1880s
Collection Number: Wyles Mss 48
Macgregor, James Scott
.2 linear feet
(1 half-size document box)
University of California, Santa Barbara. Library. Department of Special Collections
Santa Barbara, California 93106-9010
Physical Location: Del Sur
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permission of the copyright holder, which also must be obtained.
James Scott Macgregor Papers. Wyles Mss 48. Department of Special Collections, Davidson Library, University of California,
Gift of Mrs. Philip LeF. Denniston, 1978.
James Scott MacGregor was a Major with the Pennsylvania Infantry, 139th Regiment (Vol), Co. K. Further information about him
and his regiment may be found in works such as the History of Pennsylvani Volunteers, 1861-5, by Samuel P. Bates (Harrisburg:
B. Singerly, 1870).
Scope and Content of Collection
The collection contains correspondence from James Scott MacGregor to his wife, photographs, and ephemera, mainly relating
to his participation in the Civil War.
Wyles SC 815 (oversize) contains the marriage certificate of James Scot MacGregor and Margaret Mackay, East Liberty, Pennsylvania,
13 Sept. 1860.
Correspondence to MacGregor's wife
Box 1: 5
Three images of Mr. and Mrs. MacGregor in front of log cabin at Harper's Ferry during the Civil War, and one image of MacGregor
later in life, n.d.
Box 1: 6
Clippings (news from the war front and later death notice), n.d.
Box 1: 7
Discharge document, 21 June 1865
Box 1: 9
MacGregor, James -- Civil War address, 1860s