Wisconsin -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives.
Subject Source: Lcnaf
Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:
Letter from Camp Randall by Robert Darrah
Collection — Box LIB-MS 1
Scope and Contents Signed letter dated February 17, 1864 from Rob to Charley Darrah writing about guarding the conscripts and draftees, a fire at the Guard House, and attacks on citizens of Madison.
Stansbury Family Papers
Scope and Contents This collection consists of papers documenting several generations of the Stansbury family, primarily from the 1850s through the 1950s. Papers include correspondence received by Mary A. Phinney Stansbury, class of 1859, documenting student life at Lawrence in the 1850s, the experiences of Mary's former classmates who were soldiers in the Civil War, and Mary's work with publishers of her poetry in the late 1880s. Articles and biographical information pertaining to various members of the...
Found in: Lawrence University Archives / Stansbury Family Papers
The life and writings of Jerome A. Watrous soldier-reporter Adjutant of The Iron Bridage
File — Box LIB-MS 1
Scope and Contents Biography of Jerome A. Watrous, buch of which revolves around his experiences during hte Civil War. Watrous was a student at Lawrence University for a brief period in 1859. Also included is a letter from Watrous to Lawrence University in response to a request for information regarding Lawrence and the Civil War.