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MS Am 1916

Nightingale, Charles Lowell, 1829-1906. Charles Lowell Nightingale papers: Guide.

Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University


Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138 USA

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Descriptive Summary

Location: b
Call No.: MS Am 1916
Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Creator: Nightingale, Charles Lowell, 1829-1906.
Title: Charles Lowell Nightingale papers,
Date(s): 1862-1865.
Quantity: 1 collection (1 box (.5 linear ft.)
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English.
Abstract: Letters, clippings, and daguerreotype of Civil War soldier Charles Lowell Nightingale.

Immediate Source of Acquisition:

*75M-28. Gift of Wolcott D. Street, Kersting, Holding & Street, Inc., 61 Broadway, New York, N. Y. 10006; received: 1975 July.

Conditions Governing Access:

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material.

Preferred Citation for Publication:

Charles Lowell Nightingale Papers (MS Am 1916). Houghton Library, Harvard University.

Biographical / Historical

Nightingale was a private in the 29th Massachusetts Volunteers during the Civil War.

Scope and Contents

Includes 68 letters, 1862-1865, chiefly written to his mother Louisa Nightingale; clippings concerning the 29th Massachusetts Regiment; a daguerreotype of Nightingale; and a typed transcription of the letters with an introduction and notes by Wolcott D. Street.

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