United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
Subject Source: Unspecified ingested source
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Identifier: AC 537-p
Scope and Content Collection contains family letters from Lima, Ohio, to Edward L. Robb (Confederate)who was stationed during the Civil War in various places in Texas and in Santa Fe, New Mexico. [Information pertains to affairs in Ohio, nothing about Santa Fe, New Mexico].
Dates: 1860-1874; Majority of material found in Placeholder Unit Date Text
Identifier: MSS-260 -BC
Scope and Content This collection combines three collections of Civil War material. The material dates from 1858 to 1926. Virginia Langham Olmsted donated the original collection of 98 patriotic envelopes to the University of New Mexico in 1975. These patriotic envelopes depict Civil War cartoons from a Union viewpoint. Included in this group is an envelope decorated with a popular caricature of the early war period drawn in 1860 by Frank Beard, called "Why Don't You Take It?" The drawing is General Winfield...