Whitley Read Civil War diary
This diary was kept by soldier Whitley Read detailing his last year of service in the 10th New York Heavy Artillery, Company H. It also focuses on his postwar service on a Great Lakes Schooner. The last pages of the diary include brief memoranda and cash accounts.
- Creation: 1865
- Read, Whitley (Person)
Access to Materials
Collection is open for research use. Materials may be accessed by request at Special Collections and University Archives in Seidman House. Materials do not circulate.
For information on copyright or permissions for this collection, contact Grand Valley State University Special Collections.
0.15 Linear feet (1 volume in 1 flat box)
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Source of Acquisition
Acquired from Harvey E. Lemmen in 1993.
Alternative Format Available
This diary has been digitized and is available electronically in our Digital Collection.
- Whitley Read Civil War diary, RHC-52
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