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Book from Project Gutenberg: The Civil War Centennial Handbook
Topics: United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865, E456
Source: https://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/37740
Folkscanomy: Self-Defense
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Weapons - an International Encyclopedia from 5000 BC to 2000 AD - the Diagram Group
Topics: gun, caliber, rifle, missile, guns, weapons, missiles, sword, artillery, grenade, machine gun,...
Project Gutenberg
by Mathew B. Brady; Francis Trevelyan Miller; Alexander Gardner; Edward Bailey Eaton
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Book from Project Gutenberg: Original Photographs Taken on the Battlefields during the Civil War of the United States
Topics: United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Campaigns, United States -- History -- Civil...
Source: https://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/43922
Project Gutenberg
by John Tyler Morgan; Henry W. B. (Henry Ward Beecher) Howard; John Brown Gordon; Selden Connor; O. O. (Oliver Otis) Howard; John Clark Ridpath; Rossiter Johnson
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Book from Project Gutenberg: Campfire and Battlefield An Illustrated History of the Campaigns and Conflicts of the Great Civil War
Topics: E456, United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Campaigns, United States -- History --...
Source: https://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/47746
Project Gutenberg
by Mathew B. Brady; Henry W. (Henry William) Elson
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Book from Project Gutenberg: The Civil War Through the Camera
Topics: E456, United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Pictorial works, United States -- History...
Source: https://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/42655
New York Public Library
by Miller, Francis Trevelyan, 1877-1959; Lanier, Robert S. (Robert Sampson), 1880-
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v. 1. The opening battles -- v. 2. Two years of grim war -- v. 3. The decisive battles -- v. 4. The cavalry -- v. 5. Forts and artillery -- v. 6. The navies -- v. 7. Prisons and hospitals -- v. 8. Soldier life, secret service -- v. 9. Poetry and eloquence of Blue and Gray -- v. 10. Armies and leaders. Index
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Topics: United States -- History Civil War, 1861-1865 Pictorial works, United States -- History Civil War,...
American Libraries
by Henry C. Lockwood
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Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: president, power, constitution, executive, abolition, powers, united, government, presidential,...
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=EQoMAAAAIAAJ&oe=UTF-8
New York Public Library
by Wisconsin. Adjutant General's Office
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Topics: Wisconsin -- Militia Muster rolls, United States -- History Civil War, 1861-1865 Regimental...
Million Book Project
by Wheare, K. C. (Kenneth Clinton), 1907-
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Topics: Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865, United States -- History Civil War, 1861-1865
American Libraries
by United States President, James Daniel Richardson, United States Congress. Joint Committee on Printing , États-Unis, Joint Committee on Printing , Président, Congress
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Book digitized by Google and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: tbe, erm, nnd, ami, waa, referred, united, tho, ibe, ihe, great britain, supreme court, tbe united,...
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=mvUMAAAAIAAJ&oe=UTF-8
New York Public Library
by Florida. Board of State Institutions; Robertson, Fred L.
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Topics: Spanish-American War, 1898 -- Regimental histories Florida, Seminole War, 3rd, 1855-1858, United...
The Library of Congress
by Wisconsin. Adjutant General's Office
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Topics: Wisconsin -- Militia Muster rolls, United States -- History Civil War, 1861-1865 Regimental...
Million Book Project
by McWhiney, Grady; Jamieson, Perry D
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This book cannot be viewed because it is under review by the Million Books Project.
Topics: Confederate States of America. Army, United States -- History Civil War, 1861-1865 Campaigns
California Digital Library
by Ohio. Roster Commission; Ohio. General Assembly; Ohio. Adjutant General's Dept; McKinley, William, 1843-1901; Taylor, Samuel M; Howe, James C
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Vol. 4
Topics: Mexican War, 1846-1848 -- Ohio, Ohio -- History Civil War, 1861-1865 Registers, United States --...
New York Public Library
by Nebraska. Adjutant General's Office; Dudley, Edgar S.
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Military Service Inst
Topics: Nebraska -- Militia Muster rolls, United States -- History Civil War, 1861-1865 Regimental...
Project Gutenberg
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Book from Project Gutenberg: Two Wars: An Autobiography of General Samuel G. French
Topics: United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives, Confederate, E456,...
Source: https://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/45603
Million Book Project
by Stephenson, Nathaniel W. (Nathaniel Wright), 1867-1935
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Topics: Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865, United States -- Politics and government 1849-1961, United States --...
Lincoln Public Library
by Lincoln (Mass.). Veteran Memorial Committee.
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"This book holds the names of those men and women of the town of Lincoln who served their country in time of war"-- p.[2].; This book was given to the town in 1960 by the Veterans Memorial Committee, which consisted of Leo J. Algeo, Cliford W. Bradley, Edward J. Chisholm, Andrew J. Dougherty, Harriet Rogers, William Whalen, and E. Donlan Rooney, chairman. Al Sturgis did the calligraphy.
Topics: Spanish-American War, 1898, World War, 1914-1918, World War, 1939-1945, Korean War, 1950-1953,...
California Digital Library
by Ohio. Roster Commission; Ohio. General Assembly; Ohio. Adjutant General's Dept; McKinley, William, 1843-1901; Taylor, Samuel M; Howe, James C
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Vol. 9
Topics: Mexican War, 1846-1848 -- Ohio, Ohio -- History Civil War, 1861-1865 Registers, United States --...
California Digital Library
by Ohio. Roster Commission; Ohio. General Assembly; Ohio. Adjutant General's Dept; McKinley, William, 1843-1901; Taylor, Samuel M; Howe, James C
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Vol. 3
Topics: Mexican War, 1846-1848 -- Ohio, Ohio -- History Civil War, 1861-1865 Registers, United States --...
Project Gutenberg
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Book from Project Gutenberg: From Manassas to Appomattox: Memoirs of the Civil War in America
Topics: Generals -- Confederate States of America -- Biography, United States -- History -- Civil War,...
Source: https://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/38418
Allen County Public Library
by Indiana. Adjutant General's Office. cn; Terrell, William H. H
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Topics: Indiana -- Militia, United States -- History Civil War, 1861-1865 Regimental histories Indiana,...
California Digital Library
by Ohio. Roster Commission; Ohio. General Assembly; Ohio. Adjutant General's Dept; McKinley, William, 1843-1901; Taylor, Samuel M; Howe, James C
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Vol. 5
Topics: Mexican War, 1846-1848 -- Ohio, Ohio -- History Civil War, 1861-1865 Registers, United States --...
Allen County Public Library
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Topics: Columbia County (N.Y.) -- History, Columbia County (N.Y.) -- Biography, United States -- History...
California Digital Library
by New Jersey. Adjutant-General's Office
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Vol. 1
Topics: New Jersey. Militia, United States -- History Civil War, 1861-1865 Regimental histories New Jersey
Folkscanomy History: Books of a Historical Nature
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Publisher:  HarperOne
Topics: Yahweh, Akhenaten, Ancient Egypt, Ancient Greek, God, Gods, Bizantion, Byzantium, Images,...
California Digital Library
by Indiana. Adjutant General's Office; Terrell, William H. H
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Vol. 6
Topics: Indiana -- Militia, United States -- History Civil War, 1861-1865 Regimental histories Indiana,...
The Magazine Rack
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Special Forces At War, An Illustrated History, Southeast Asia 1957-1975
Topics: Vietnam, War Almanac, War Encyclopedia, Warfare Encyclopedia, History of War, War History, War...
Folkscanomy History: Books of a Historical Nature
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Nikolai Vasilevich Gogo l (Russian: Никола́й Васи́льевич Го́голь) (March 31, 1809 – March 4, 1852) was a Ukrainian-born Russian writer. Although many of his works were influenced by his Ukrainian heritage and upbringing, he wrote in the Russian language and his works are among the most beloved in the tradition of Russian literature. Gogol is seen by most critics as the first Russian realist. His biting satire, comic realism, and descriptions of Russian provincials...
Topics: Gogol, The Overcoat, Dead Souls, Diary of a Madman, War And Peace, Leo Tolstoy, Drama, Count Of...
Cambridge University Press; Reprint, 2003 edition (January 27, 1989)
Topics: Pagan, Bildersturm, Iconoclasm, Rome, Vatican, church, cathedral, Catholic, Catholic Church,...
New York Public Library
by Wall, John P. (John Patrick), b. 1867, ed; Lewis Publishing Company; Pickersgill, Harold E., b. 1872
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Topics: Middlesex County (N.J.) -- History, Middlesex County (N.J.) -- Biography, United States -- History...
Topics: Tennessee -- History Civil War, 1861-1865, United States -- History Civil War, 1861-1865 Regimental...
Folkscanomy History: Books of a Historical Nature
by Victorian Vault
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View of the Hebrews is an 1823 book written by Ethan Smith , a United States Congregationalist minister, who argued that Native Americans were descended from the Ten Lost Tribes of Israel. This was a relatively common view during the early nineteenth century, as most Europeans and Americans had a view of history as biblical. Numerous commentators on Mormon history, from LDS Church general authority B. H. Roberts to Fawn M. Brodie, biographer of Joseph Smith, have noted similarities in the...
Topics: View Of The Hebrews, 1823, Ethan Smith, Alexander Von Humboldt, Legends Of Mexico, 1847, George...
Basic e-Learning Library (BeLL) - Literature
by Bierce, Ambrose, 1842-1914
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An Occurrence At Owl Creek Bridge is an American short story that takes place during the American Civil War. The main character, Peyton Farquhar, is caught trying to demolish the bridge. The sentence is death by hanging. Standing on the edge of the bridge, he thinks about life, love and his eminent escape.  Suggested Level: US (Upper Secondary)
Topics: LIT, LIS.US, American Civil War, 1861-1865, Hanging (Executions)--1880-1890, Short Stories
New York Public Library
by Morton, Oren Frederic, 1857-1926
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Topics: Bath County (Va.) -- History, Bath County (Va.) -- Genealogy, United States -- History Civil War,...
Allen County Public Library
by Smith, Frank, 1854-
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6 preliminary leaves, [3]-543, [7] pages 24 cm
Topics: World War, 1914-1918--Registers, Dedham (Mass. : Town)--History, United...
Project Gutenberg
by William Franklin Gore Shanks
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Book from Project Gutenberg: Personal Recollections of Distinguished Generals
Topics: United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Biography, E456, Generals -- United States
Source: https://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/48980
Book from Project Gutenberg: Abraham Lincoln and the London Punch Cartoons, Comments and Poems, Published in the London Charivari, During the American Civil War (1861-1865)
Topics: E456, Caricatures and cartoons -- Great Britain, United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865...
Source: https://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/38056
New York Public Library
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Topics: Vermont. Militia, Vermont -- History Civil War, 1861-1865, United States -- History Civil War,...
The Library of Congress
by Nebraska. Adjutant General's Office; Dudley, Edgar S., comp
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Topics: Nebraska -- Militia Muster rolls, Nebraska -- History Civil War, 1861-1865 Regimental histories,...
Project Gutenberg
by James Pike
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Book from Project Gutenberg: The Scout and Ranger
Topics: F350.5, Texas Rangers, E456, United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Scouts and...
Source: https://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/41995
Project Gutenberg
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Book from Project Gutenberg: The Life of Isaac Ingalls Stevens, Volume 1 (of 2)
Topics: Pacific Coast Indians, Wars with, 1847-1865, F850.5, United States -- History -- Civil War,...
Source: https://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/43589
New York Public Library
by Iowa. Adjutant General's Office
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Topics: United States -- History Civil War, 1861-1865 Registers, Iowa -- Militia
Topics: Wisconsin -- History Civil War, 1861-1865 Registers of dead, United States -- History Civil War,...
California Digital Library
by Hildebrand, Samuel S., 1836-1872; Evans, James W; Keith, A. Wendell (Abraham Wendell), 1835-1897
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Topics: Hildebrand family, Hildebrand, Samuel S., 1836-1872, Missouri -- History Civil War, 1861-1865,...
California Digital Library
by Indiana. Adjutant General's Office; Terrell, William H. H
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Vol. 7
Topics: Indiana -- Militia, United States -- History Civil War, 1861-1865 Regimental histories Indiana,...
Folkscanomy History: Books of a Historical Nature
by Victorian Vault
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The Holy Bible (1803) Authorized Version
Topics: The Holy Bible, 1803, Authorized Version, Compend of History, 1814, Western States, 1827, Francis...
California Digital Library
by Armes, George Augustus, 1844-1919
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Topics: United States. Army, United States -- History Civil War, 1861-1865 Personal narratives
Topics: Connecticut. Militia, Connecticut -- History, Military, United States -- History Civil War,...
Topics: Pennsylvania Infantry. 85th regiment, 1861-1865, Fair Oaks, Battle of, Va., 1862, United States --...
California Digital Library
by Minnesota. Board of Commissioners on Publication of History of Minnesota in Civil and Indian Wars; Flandrau, Charles E. (Charles Eugene), 1828-1903
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Vol. 1
Topics: Dakota Indians -- Wars, 1862-1865, Minnesota -- History Civil War, 1861-1865, United States --...
California Digital Library
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Topics: United States. Army. Maine Infantry Regiment, 1st (1861), United States. Army. Maine Infantry...
California Digital Library
by United States. Surgeon-General's Office; Barnes, Joseph K., 1817-1883; Woodward, Joseph Janvier, 1833-1884; Smart, Charles; Otis, George Alexander, 1830-1881; Huntington, David Lowe, 1834-1899
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Vol. 3:2
Topics: Medicine, Military -- History United States, Surgery, Military, Medical care, Wounds and injuries...
Civil War Documents
by Alexander, Edward Porter, 1835-1910
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Topics: United States -- History Civil War, 1861-1865 Campaigns, Confederate States of America -- History,...
Topics: United States -- History Civil War, 1861-1865, Confederate States of America -- History
Folkscanomy History: Books of a Historical Nature
by Miss M. F. Cusack
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L O N D O N : PRINTED BY A. M. ROBINSON AND SON, I, LOMBARD COURT, E.C, WORKS : DUKE STREET, BRIGHTON.
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Allen County Public Library
by Freeman, Douglas Southall, 1886-1953
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4 volumes 24 cm
Topics: Lee, Robert E. (Robert Edward), 1807-1870, Lee family, Confederate States of America....
The Library of Congress
by Illinois. Military and naval dept. [from old catalog]
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v. 1. Reports for the years 1865 and 1866. Also, rosters of officers, and historical memoranda of regiments numbered from the 7th to the 46th.--v. 2. Rosters of officers and historical memoranda of Illinois regiments numbered from the 47th to the 156th.--v.3. Rosters [etc.] of Illinois regiments numbered from the 1st to the 17th cavalry; 29th United States colored infantry, and the 1st and 2nd regiments and independent batteries of artillery. Also, rosters of enlisted men of regiments numbered...
Topics: Illinois -- Militia. [from old catalog], United States -- History Civil War, 1861-1865 Regimental...
Allen County Public Library
by Hollywood Memorial Association of Richmond (Va.)
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Topics: Hollywood Cemetery (Richmond, Va.), United States -- History Civil War, 1861-1865 Registers of...
Civil War Documents
by Rhodes, James Ford, 1848-1927
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Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=T2eM6_ON2HkC&oe=UTF-8
New York Public Library
by Wall, John P. (John Patrick), b. 1867, ed; Lewis Publishing Company; Pickersgill, Harold E., b. 1872
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Topics: Middlesex County (N.J.) -- History, Middlesex County (N.J.) -- Biography, United States -- History...
The Library of Congress
by McCorkle, John, 1838-1918; Barton, O. S. (Oswald Swinney), 1862-1925
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Topics: Quantrill, William Clarke, 1837-1865, Guerrillas, United States -- History Civil War, 1861-1865...
The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire (Complete in 2 Volumes)
Topics: Compend of History, 1814, Western States, 1827, Francis Parkman, Frederick Douglass, abolitionist,...
Project Gutenberg
by H. P. (Henry Perry) Leland; Charles Godfrey Leland
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Book from Project Gutenberg: Ye Book of Copperheads
Topics: United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Poetry, Caricatures and cartoons -- United...
Source: https://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/45274
The Jesuit conspiracy. The secret plan of the order
Topics: Vatican, church, cathedral, Catholic, Catholic Church, Catholicism, american history, american...
California Digital Library
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Topic: United States -- History Civil War, 1861-1865 Personal narratives
An Illustrated Encyclopedia of Uniforms From 1775– 1783 (The American Revolutionary War)
Topics: American History, US History, History of United History, American Civil War
California Digital Library
by Indiana. Adjutant General's Office; Terrell, William H. H
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Vol. 8
Topics: Indiana -- Militia, United States -- History Civil War, 1861-1865 Regimental histories Indiana,...
California Digital Library
by Bates, Samuel P. (Samuel Penniman), 1827-1902; Making of America Project
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Vol. 5
Topics: Pennsylvania -- Militia, Pennsylvania -- History Civil War, 1861-1865, United States -- History...
California Digital Library
by Ohio. Roster Commission; Ohio. General Assembly; Ohio. Adjutant General's Dept; McKinley, William, 1843-1901; Taylor, Samuel M; Howe, James C
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Vol. 6
Topics: Mexican War, 1846-1848 -- Ohio, Ohio -- History Civil War, 1861-1865 Registers, United States --...
New York Public Library
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Topics: United States. Army. New York Cavalry Regiment, 9th (1861-1865), United States. Army. New York...
California Digital Library
by Westcott, Mary W
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Topic: United States -- History Civil War, 1861-1865 Personal narratives
Topics: Rhode Island artillery. 1st regiment, 1861-1865, United States -- History Civil War, 1861-1865...
Includes index
Topics: United States -- History Civil War, 1861-1865 Prisoners and prisons, Fort Warren (Boston, Mass.)
California Digital Library
by Indiana. Adjutant General's Office; Terrell, William H. H
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Vol. 5
Topics: Indiana -- Militia, United States -- History Civil War, 1861-1865 Regimental histories Indiana,...