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Inventory of the Colyer Collection, 1862-1865
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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Colyer Collection,
    Date (inclusive): 1862-1865
    Creator: Colyer
    Repository: The Huntington Library
    San Marino, California 91108
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

    Access

    Collection is open to qualified researchers by prior application through the Reader Services Department. For more information please go to following URL .

    Publication Rights

    In order to quote from, publish, or reproduce any of the manuscripts or visual materials, researchers must obtain formal permission from the office of the Library Director. In most instances, permission is given by the Huntington as owner of the physical property rights only, and researchers must also obtain permission from the holder of the literary rights. In some instances, the Huntington owns the literary rights, as well as the physical property rights. Researchers may contact the appropriate curator for further information.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Colyer Collection, The Huntington Library, San Marino, California.

    Scope and Content

    1862, Sep. 30 to Parents from Camp Mitchell
    10-1-62 to Parents from Camp Chase Arlington
    10-5-62 to Brother Edward from Camp Chase Arlington
    10-7-62 to Sister from Arlington Hts.
    10-18-62 to Sister from Fairfax Court House
    10-21-62 to Sister from Fairfax Court House
    10-29-62 to Brother and Sisters from Fairfax Court House
    10-30-62 to Brother Edward from Fairfax Courthouse
    11-4-62 to Friends at Home from Thoroughfare Gap, Va.
    11-12-62 to Mother from New Baltimore, Va.
    11-16-62 to Sister from New Baltimore, Va.
    11-21-62 to brother Edward from Centreville, Va.
    11- -62 to Edward
    12-4-62 to Parents from Fairfax Court House
    12-7-62 to Parents from Fairfax
    12-7-62 to Henry from sister Mary from Chittenango, N.Y.
    12-11-62 to Sister from Fairfax Court House
    12-10-62 to Henry from Mother from Chittenango, N.Y.
    12-13-62 to Mother from Fairfax Court House
    12-13-62 to Brother Edward from Fairfax Courthouse
    12-25-62 to Parents from Fairfax Courthouse
    1-2-1863 to Mother from Fairfax, Va.
    1-21-63 to Mother from Fairfax, Va.
    1-23-63 to Brother Edward from Alexandria, Va.
    1-30-63 to Mother from Alexandria, Va.
    2-7-63 to Mother from Alexandria, Va.
    2-11-63 to Aunt Lucinda from King St. Hospital, Alexandria
    2-14-63 to Mother (not signed) from King St. Hospital, Alexandria
    2-15-63 to Sister from King St. Hospital, Alexandria
    2-22-63 to Mother from King St. Hospital, Alexandria
    2-26-63 to Mother from King St. Hospital, Alexandria
    2-27-63 to George Walrath from King St. Hospital, Alexandria
    3-4-63 to Sister (Mary) from King St. Hospital, Alexandria
    3-7-63 to Sister (Frances) from King St. Hospital, Alexandria
    3-14-63 to Mother from King St. Hospital, Alexandria
    3-19-63 to Mother from King St. Hospital, Alexandria
    3-21-63 to Mother from King St. Hospital, Alexandria
    3-29-63 to Sister (Helen) from King St. Hospital, Alexandria
    3-30-63 to Cousin George Walrath from King St. Hospital, Alexandria
    4- -63 to Sister (Frances) from King St. Hospital, Alexandria
    4- -63 to Sister (Frances) from King St. Hospital, Alexandria
    4-16-63 to Sister (Mary) from King St. Hospital, Alexandria
    4-16-63 to Mother and sisters from King St. Hospital, Alexandria
    4-18-63 to Sister from King St. Hospital, Alexandria
    4-24-63 to Mother from King St. Hospital, Alexandria
    4-30-63 to Sister (Helen) from King St. Hospital, Alexandria
    5-2-63 to Sister (Frances) from King St. Hospital, Alexandria
    5-8-63 to Mother from King St. Hospital, Alexandria
    5-8-63 to Cousin Baron Henry from King St. Hospital, Alexandria
    5-20-63 to Mother from King St. Hospital, Alexandria
    5-27-63 to Mother from King St. Hospital, Alexandria
    6-4-63 to Sister (Helen) from King St. Hospital, Alexandria
    6-9-63 to Mother from King St. Hospital, Alexandria
    6-12-63 to Mother from King St. Hospital, Alexandria
    6-18-63 to Sister (Mary) from King St. Hospital, Alexandria
    6-20-63 to Mother from King St. Hospital, Alexandria
    7-1-63 to Mother from King St. Hospital, Alexandria
    7-8-63 to Sister from King St. Hospital, Alexandria
    7-10-63 to Sister from King St. Hospital, Alexandria
    7-16-63 to Mother from King St. Hospital, Alexandria
    7-21-63 to Sister (Mary) from King St. Hospital, Alexandria
    8-2-63 to Mother from Camp Anderson, Washington DC
    8-8-63 to B.H. Walrath (grandfather) from Camp Anderson, Washington DC
    8-10-63 to Mother from Camp Anderson, Meridian Hill
    8-14-63 to Mother from Conscript Camp, New Haven, Conn.
    8-16-63 to Sister (Mary) from Conscript Camp, New Haven, Conn.
    8-26-63 to Sister (Mary) from Conscript Camp, New Haven, Conn.
    8-29-63 to Mother from Conscript Camp, New Haven, Conn.
    9-8-63 to Mother from Conscript Camp, New Haven, Conn.
    9-16-63 to Mother from Conscript Camp, New Haven, Conn.
    9-23-63 to Mother from Conscript Camp, New Haven, Conn.
    9-30-63 to Sister from Conscript Camp, New Haven, Conn.
    10-7-63 to Sister (Mary) from Conscript Camp, New Haven, Conn.
    10-25-63 to Mother from Conscript Camp, New Haven, Conn.
    10-29-63 to Sister from Conscript Camp, New Haven, Conn.
    11-9-63 to Sister from Conscript Camp, New Haven, Conn.
    11-19-63 to Mother from Conscript Camp, New Haven, Conn.
    12-6-63 to Mother from Conscript Camp, New Haven, Conn.
    12-11-63 to Sister (Mary) from Conscript Camp, New Haven, Conn.
    12-18-63 to Sister (Helen) from Conscript Camp, New Haven, Conn.
    12-20-63 to Sister (Frances) from Conscript Camp, New Haven, Conn.
    12-30-63 to Mother from Conscript Camp, New Haven, Conn.
    1-16-1864 to Mother from New Haven, Conn.
    1-28-64 to Sister (Frances) from New Haven, Conn.
    1-29-64 to Sister from New Haven, Conn.
    2-13-64 to Sister (Frances) from New Haven, Conn.
    2-26-64 to Mother from New Haven, Conn.
    2-21-64 to Henry from Mother from Chittenango, N.Y.
    2-25-64 to Sister from New Haven, Conn.
    2-28-64 to Mother from New Haven, Conn.
    3-6-64 to Mother from Fair Haven, Conn.
    3-28-64 to Mother from Fair Haven, Conn.
    3-30-64 to Mother from Fair Haven, Conn.
    4-15-64 to Sister from Slough Barracks, Alexandria
    5-13-64 to Sister (Helen) from Slough Barracks, Alexandria
    5-17-64 to Mary from Cliffburne Barracks
    5-27-64 to Sister from Camp near Alexandria
    6-24-64 to Mother from Sickles Barracks, Alexandria
    6-27-64 to Sister (Frances) also a fragment from Sickles Barracks, Alexandria
    7-5-64 to Mother from Alexandria, Va.
    7-10-64 to Sister from Camp near Alexandria
    7-16-64 to Sister (Helen) from Camp near Alexandria
    7-22-64 to Sister (Frances) from Camp near Alexandria
    8-1-64 to Mother from Fort Ward, Va.
    8-7-64 to Sister (Mary)
    8-12-64 to Sister from Fort Worth, Va.
    8-27-64 to Sister (Mary) from Fort Worth, Va.
    9-7-64 to Sister (Helen) from Fort Williams, Va.
    9-16-64 to Mother from Fort Williams, Va.
    9-18-64 to Sister (Frances) from Fort Williams, Va.
    9-28-64 to Mother from Fort Williams, Va.
    c.Sep.?, 1864 to Frances
    10-5-64 to Brother Edward from Fort Williams, Va.
    10-7-64 to Sister (Frances) from Sherburne Barracks, Washington DC
    10-12-64 to Mother from Sherburne Barracks, Washington DC
    11-1-64 to Sister (Frances) from Sherburne Barracks, Washington DC
    11-6-64 to Sister from Sherburne Barracks, Washington DC
    11-11-64 to Sister (Helen) from Navy Yard Bridge, Washington DC
    11-20-64 to Sister (Frances) from Navy Yard Bridge, Washington DC
    12-2-64 to Sister (Frances) from Navy Yard Bridge, Washington DC
    12-5-64 to Sister (Mary) from Navy Yard Bridge, Washington DC
    12-11-64 to Sister (Helen) from Navy Yard Bridge, Washington DC
    12-27-64 to Sister from Sherbourne Barracks, Washington
    1-4-65 to East Capitol Hill Barracks
    1-15-65 to Mother from Washington, DC
    1-22-65 to Brother Edward from Capitol Hill Barracks
    1-30-65 to Mother from East Capitol Hill Barracks
    2-3-65 to Brother from East Capitol Hill Barracks
    2-7-65 to Mother from East Capitol Hill Barracks
    2-11-65 to Mother from East Capitol Hill Barracks
    2-18-65 to Brother from Washington, D.C.
    2-26-65 to Brother from Capitol Barracks
    3-5-65 to Mother from Capitol Barracks
    3-13-65 to Sister (Frances) from Cliffburn Barracks
    3-25-65 to Sister (Helen) from Cliffburn Barracks
    3-31-65 to Sister from Cliffburn Barracks
    4-5-65 to Henry from his Mother from Chittenango, N.Y.
    4-15-65 to Mother (Assassination) from Cliffbourne Barracks
    April c.16, 1865 to ---1st page missing
    5-3-65 to Mother from Cliffbourne Barracks
    5-7-65 to Sister (Helen) from Cliffbourne Barracks
    5-11-65 to Brother from Cliffbourne Barracks
    5-18-65 to Mother from Cliffbourne Barracks
    5-24-65 to Henry from Sister Frances (part missing) from Chittenango, N.Y.
    5-25-65 to Mother from New York, N.Y.
    6-1-65 to Henry from his mother from Chittenango, N.Y.
    6-2-65 to Sister (Frances) from Augusta, Maine
    6-5-65 to Sister, Helen from Augusta, Maine
    6-6-65 to Mother from Augusta, Maine
    6-17-65 to Mother from Augusta, Maine
    6-28-65 to Sister (Mary) from Augusta, Maine
    8-27-65 to Cortez C Morse from Chittenango, N.Y.