Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain papers
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Written in English


  • Correspondence,
  • Gettysburg, Battle of, Gettysburg, Pa., 1863,
  • United States. Army. Corps, 5th (1862-1865),
  • United States. Army of the Potomac,
  • United States. Army. Maine Infantry Regiment, 20th (1862-1865). Company G.,
  • United States,
  • Militia,
  • History

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Correspondence, speeches, military reports, accounts of engagements of the Army of the Potomac, record books, biographical notes, and other material pertaining primarily to the Civil War. Contains Chamberlain"s account of the Battle of Gettysburg, 1863; reports of Company G, 20th Maine Infantry Regiment; and correspondence relating to the state militia, military reunions, and data for a history of the 5th U.S. Army Corps. Correspondents include John Marshall Brown, Henry S. Burrage, Selden Connor, Charles Hamlin, O.O. Howard, Carswell McClellan, Horace Binney Sargent, William Henry Seward, Gouverneur Kemble Warren, and Cyrus Woodman.

The Physical Object
Pagination1,000 11 4.4
Number of Pages1000
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24825273M
LC Control Number78015503

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