MS Am 889.480
Wendell, Evert Jansen, 1860-1917, collector. Evert Jansen Wendell collection of documents
from the American Civil War: Guide.
Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138 USA
© President and Fellows of Harvard College
Call No.: MS Am 889.480
Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Creator: Wendell, Evert Jansen, 1860-1917, collector.
Title: Evert Jansen Wendell collection of documents from the American Civil War,
Date(s): 1861-1865 and undated.
Quantity: 1 collection (1 volume (.2 linear ft.)
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English.
Abstract: Letters, reports, and documents concerning the American Civil War.
Bequest of Evert Jansen Wendell, 1860-1917; received: 1918.
Processed by: Bonnie B. Salt
There are no restrictions on physical access to this material.
Evert Jansen Wendell Collection of Documents from the American Civil War (MS Am 889.480).
Houghton Library, Harvard University.
Arranged in order as bound in volume.
Letters, reports and documents concerning the American Civil War.
- (1). Announcement of "brotherhood meeting" : MsS (in unidentified hand with illegible signature),
Philadelphia, 1861 Apr. 20. 1 items
Mentions meeting to be held on Sunday to discuss Brothers Gile and Wood having enlisted in the army.
- (2). Jacky?, Paulina. Letter to unidentified recipient at Hunters Chapel? , undated. 1 items
Letter in German on Civil War stationery imprinted with "Ellsworth" image and name.
- (3). [Union soldier]. [Letter to his mother detailing the battle of Fredericksburg ] : AMs, Camp near Falmouth, 1862 Dec. 17. 1 items
A detailed account of the battle, December 13, 1862, from a soldier who served with