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Morris Brown, Class of 1864, Civil War Letters

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: yhm-arc-1991-001

Content Description

Diary or album of letters written by Morris Brown during the Civil War. Approximately 100 Civil War letters and documents from the period 1862-1864, contained in a scrapbook or album. The album, of marbled boards, with the front cover detached, has embossed on the front the name Jennie M. Browne. The documents include Morris Brown's enlistment papers, dated 11 August, 1862. Digitized and available in the Library's Digital Collections at

Acquisition Type



in the family of Christopher Cedzich for at least 30 years; purchased from Christopher Cedzich in 1991.

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