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United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865

 Subject
Subject Source: Library Of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

Nathan Bloom's A personal recollection of Louisville before, during and after the Civil War (typescript)

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 1978_008-UA
Content Description A typescript of Bloom's personal reflections on life in Louisville during the Civil War era.
Dates: 1861-1865

Bozarth Family Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 1978_068_B
Scope and Contents The Bozarth Family Papers, circa 1781-1910, focus on Jonathon (1752-1830), Eli (1800-187-), J. P. (Joseph Preston) (1847-1929), and J. W. Bozarth (1815-188-). The family genealogy can be traced partially through the land grants, deeds to property, government documents, personal correspondence, wills, financial documents, and newspaper articles. The Bozarths originally settled in Grayson County, Kentucky, and moved to La Grange, Oldham County, Kentucky. A letter to J. P. Bozarth in 1910, from...
Dates: 1781-1910

Civil War era medical instrument collection

 Collection
Identifier: KORN1079
Scope and Contents This collection of medical instruments includes a Lebenswecker, large brass lancet, small lancet in case, silverplate bleeding bowl inscribed W.J. Baird, bone saw with black handle, horse-shoe tourniquet, Johnson and Johnson aseptic guaze in package, and a set of bone cutting forceps marked Charriere-Paris.
Dates: 1860-1870

Craik-Lord Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: 1981_099-UA
Scope and Contents Letters, clippings, a photo, legal records, and miscellany documenting the lives of descendents of James Craik, physician to George Washington. Among them were prominent clergymen James Craik and Charles Ewell Craik of Louisville, both deans of Christ Church Cathedral in and active in the national Episcopal church in the nineteenth century. Also Nathan and Samuel Lord, Louisville businessmen. Some of the records concern activities of the Lord and Stitzel families in operating the Stitzel...
Dates: 1818 - 1950s

Emma Evans Civil War scrapbook

 Unprocessed
Identifier: 2017_089

The records of the Judge Advocate General - the court martial of Joseph W. Benson (microfilm)

 Collection
Identifier: 1973_471-UA
Content Description Records of the court-martial of Joseph W. Benson of Louisville for fraud and negligence for supplying bad feed for military animals during the Civil War.
Dates: 1864-1865

Mythbusters video, series 3, episode #30, 2005

 Collection
Identifier: KORN331
Scope and Contents One VHS videotape. This episode examines the Civil War myth that a woman was impregnated by a bullet fired through the groin of a soldier.
Dates: 2005

Cleda C. Ruddell family papers

 Collection
Identifier: 1991_088-UA
Scope and Contents The Ruddell family papers document the lives of a Louisville family with correspondence, financial and legal documents, journals, and scrapbooks. Some of the correspondence includes letters to Ruddell's mother from her uncle, a Union soldier in the Civil War. Also present are letters to Ruddell's friends and family serving abroad during World War II. The financial and legal documents include estate and inheritance papers, deeds, bank statements, and insurance policies.
Dates: 1864-1975