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The Indiana Historical Society’s William H. Smith Memorial Library collects, preserves and makes accessible a substantial amount of material related to the American Civil War and especially to the role of Indiana’s people in the conflict. A Civil War Researcher’s Guide at the Indiana Historical Society was created in 2011 with the start of the 150th anniversary of the war. The IHS also served as a member of the Indiana Civil War Sesquicentennial Committee for Indiana’s Civil War Sesquicentennial Commemoration. The Researcher’s Guide was created and maintained by the IHS Collections and Library as a contribution to the 150th commemoration (2011-2015).

This expanded Civil War Materials listing uses the previous Researcher’s Guide as a starting point. Indiana’s participation in the Civil War was extensive and as such the IHS Library has collected a significant amount of material related to regiments and to the individual soldiers within them. This listing highlights only materials from our manuscript and visual collections. Materials in our printed collections can be found by searching the regiment in our online catalog.

It is expected that this listing will be in progress for the foreseeable future owing to the extensive collection materials housed at IHS. Questions about any regiments that have not yet been added to this completed guide can be directed to our Reference Department by emailing , by calling our Reference Desk at (317)234-0321, or by referring to the Civil War Researcher’s Guide to see if we have materials related to that regiment.

This Civil War Materials listing is a work in progress, as sections are completed they will be added to this site.

Artillery: Completed April 2017.
Cavalry: Not Available At This Time (Currently In Progress).
Infantry: Not Available At This Time (To Be Completed At A Later Date).

1st-5th Indiana Battery Light Artillery

1st Indiana Battery Light Artillery

Indiana Infantry, Cavalry, and Artillery Regiments Collection, 1861-1917. M 0164. Seven manuscript boxes. Collection guide online. The collection contains muster rolls, payroll, pay vouchers and other documents relating to various Indiana infantry, cavalry and artillery regiments during the Civil War and Mexican Expedition of 1916-17. Collection contains one folder of material for the 1st Indiana Battery Light Artillery.

2nd Indiana Battery Light Artillery

No manuscript and visual materials available at this time.

3rd Indiana Battery Light Artillery

Indiana Infantry, Cavalry, and Artillery Regiments Collection, 1861-1917. M 0164. Seven manuscript boxes. Collection guide online. The collection contains muster rolls, payroll, pay vouchers and other documents relating to various Indiana infantry, cavalry and artillery regiments during the Civil War and Mexican Expedition of 1916-17. Collection contains one folder of material for the 3rd Indiana Battery Light Artillery.

Cockefair, James M. Papers, 1863. SC 0697. One folder. Collection guide online. This collection contains one letter written by James Cockefair to Brigadier General Thomas A. Davis requesting a commission of two Second Lieutenants for his company. Lieutenant James Cockefair served in the 3rd Indiana Battery Light Artillery. Cockefair was dismissed by court martial for disloyalty. An additional letter by Cockefair to William T. Thomas, Hubbard Thomas’ father, about his son’s poor health written January 7, 1962 can be found in SC 1447, folder one.

Thomas, Hubbard Trowbridge, Civil War Letters, 1861-1865. SC 1447. Five folders. Photocopy. Collection guide in library. Hubbard Trowbridge Thomas was a Second Lieutenant of the 3rd Battery Light Artillery (1861-1863) and Captain of the 26th Battery Light Artillery (1863-1865). The collection includes letters of several union soldiers who served for Indiana and other states. The bulk of the collection contains letters Thomas wrote to his parents from September 1861 through March 1865. A short biographical sketch of Hubbard T. Thomas can be found in folder one of the collection in addition to a letter from Thomas to his parents in 1857.

4th Indiana Battery Light Artillery

Battery Association Records and Manuscript, 1880-1911. SC 0589. Two folders. Photocopy. Collection guide in library. The collection was loaned for copying by the Michigan City Historical Society in 1963. The 4th Indiana Battery Veteran Association was organized at Michigan City, Indiana on August 18, 1880 several members having met in Indianapolis in 1879 to determine a reunion date. The collection contains the constitution and by-laws of the organization. It also has the roll of members of the association including notations on deceased members and in some cases death dates. The minutes of the some of their biennial meetings as well as programs are also present, as are a few letters of regrets from members unable to attend. Correspondence from J.C. Haddock regarding an image he drew in Chattanooga, presumably during the war, is also included.

Abbott, Edgar G., in Haddock, Joseph C., Historical Sketch of the 4th Indiana Battery, 1862-1880. SC 0664. Photocopy. Collection guide in library. In folder 2 of the Joseph C. Haddock collection is “Ed Abbott’s Recollections of Southern Battlefields,” a typed manuscript. Ed Abbot’s material describes training, movements, and camp life of the 4th Indiana Battery. Ed Abbot was born near Cleveland, Ohio but he was working and living near Valparaiso, Indiana at the time the Civil War broke out. In September, 1861, he and his brother, W.H. (Bill) Abbott, both joined the 4th Indiana Battery.

DeWolfe, Joseph E. Civil War Documents, SC 3009. One folder, one oversize folder. Collection guide online. The collection contains three items from DeWolfe’s service with the 4th Indiana Battery during the Civil War. His diary covers January 1, 1863 to December 1, 1863. In the diary, he provides small anecdotes of camp life, notes on his company’s participation in a few major battles, including Vicksburg, and correspondence with friends. An additional oversize file contains a single 4th Indiana Battery roster, listing the officers of the regiment circa 1862-1863 as well as a muster and pay roll prepared by DeWolfe for the Battery filed in October, 1863.

Haddock, Joseph C., Historical Sketch of the 4th Indiana Battery, 1862-1880. SC 0664. Two folders. Photocopy. Collection guide in library. The collection was loaned for copying by the Michigan City Historical Society in 1963. The collection contains a hand-written paper titled: Historical Sketch of the 4th Indiana Battery by J.C. Haddock. with the History of the 4th Indiana Battery. Included also are Ed Abbott’s recollections of Southern Battlefields, a typed manuscript. Ed Abbot’s material describes training, movements, camp life of the 4th Indiana Battery. In addition, the collection contains a typescript titled: “History of the 4th Indiana Battery,” which includes a list of the soldiers from the regiment as well as an early account of the regiment until the end of 1881.

Johnston, George W., George and William Johnston Collection, 1862-1916. M 0518, BV 2512. One manuscript box, one bound volume, two photograph boxes, one oversize box, one photograph album, one oil painting. Collection guide online. George Johnston served in the 4th Indiana Battery Light Artillery during in the Civil War. In this collection there are a few of Johnston’s letters written during his time in the Civil War, also in this collection are pension materials related to his service.

5th Indiana Battery Light Artillery

Hupp, Ormond Diary, 1861. SC 0806. Three folders. Photocopy. No collection guide available. This collection contains the diary of Ormond Hupp. The diary includes details and information about the 5th Indiana Battery Light Artillery.

Swayze, William A., Civil War Letters and Papers, 1862-1865. SC 1915. Two folders. No collection guide available. This collection contains the Civil War letters of William A. Swayze and John Swayze, 1862-1865. The letters were largely written from Tennessee and Alabama by the brothers to family in Indiana. The majority of the letters were written by William A. Swayze who served as a private in the 5th Indiana battery.

 

6th-10th Indiana Battery Light Artillery

6th Indiana Battery Light Artillery

Indiana Infantry, Cavalry, and Artillery Regiments Collection, 1861-1917. M 0164. Seven manuscript boxes. Collection guide online. The collection contains muster rolls, payroll, pay vouchers and other documents relating to various Indiana infantry, cavalry and artillery regiments during the Civil War and Mexican Expedition of 1916-17. The collection contains one folder of material for the 6th Indiana Battery Light Artillery.

6th Battery Light Artillery Indiana Volunteers. OM 0327. Two oversize folders. Collection guide in library. This collection contains eight documents: one muster roll (1861), six “volunteer descriptive list and account of pay and clothing” forms (1864), and a quartermaster’s report (1864). The 6th Battery, Light Artillery was recruited at Evansville, Vanderburgh County, Indiana and mustered into service at Indianapolis, Indiana, on September 7, 1861 with Frederick Behr as Captain.

6th Indiana Battery Light Artillery Materials, in Children’s Museum of Indianapolis Collection, 1863-1969. M 0831. Two manuscript boxes. Collection guide online. The collection contains eight folders of documents concerning 6th Indiana Battery (Box 1, Folders 7-14). These include invoices for clothing and equipment in addition to Quartermaster receipts for materials and other documentation. Hand-written Special Orders for the battery are available in the collection as well. A single volunteer enlistment form for Henry Lapp is also included. Many of the documents speak to the day-to-day activities of the regiment as they were active during the Civil War.

Bieler, Jacob, in Lew Wallace Collection, 1799-1972. M 0292, OMB 0023, F 0370-0380, F 0643-0654, F 0805- 0809, F 1123-1124. Twenty manuscript boxes, two oversize boxes, thirty reels of microfilm, three photograph boxes, one OVA photograph box, two OVA graphics boxes, one OVB graphics box, one OVC graphics box, two photo albums, five artifacts. Collection guide online. The collection includes materials related to Lew Wallace. These files include a letter from Jacob Bieler of the 6th Indiana Battery Light Artillery to James R. Ross which was enclosed by Ross in his letter to Lew Wallace on May 18, 1895 (Box 6, Folder 11).  Bieler’s letter which was sent on Anheuser-Busch Brewing Association, Indianapolis branch, letterhead is six pages with a full description of the expectation that the 6th Indiana Battery were to hold the bridge over Owl Creek for Wallace and his men.

Kern, Louis, in Lew Wallace Collection, 1799-1972. M 0292, OMB 0023, F 0370-0380, F 0643-0654, F 0805- 0809, F 1123-1124. Twenty manuscript boxes, two oversize boxes, thirty reels of microfilm, three photograph boxes, one OVA photograph box, two OVA graphics boxes, one OVB graphics box, one OVC graphics box, two photo albums and five artifacts. Collection guide online. The collection includes materials related to Lew Wallace. These files include a letter from Louis Kern of the 6th Indiana Battery Light Artillery to James R. Ross which was enclosed by Ross along with the letter of Jacob Bieler in his letter to Lew Wallace on May 18, 1895 (Box 6, Folder 11). Kern’s letter makes reference to Bieler’s letter noting that he confirmed the outline provided by Bieler and added some additional details.

7th Indiana Battery Light Artillery

No manuscript and visual materials available at this time.

8th Indiana Battery Light Artillery

Indiana Infantry, Cavalry and Artillery Regiments Collection, 1861-1917. M 0164. Seven manuscript boxes. Collection guide online. The collection contains muster rolls, payroll, pay vouchers and other documents relating to various Indiana infantry, cavalry and artillery regiments during the Civil War and Mexican Expedition of 1916-17. Collection contains one folder of material for the 8th Indiana Battery Light Artillery.

9th Indiana Battery Light Artillery

Indiana Infantry, Cavalry and Artillery Regiments Collection, 1861-1917. M 0164. Seven manuscript boxes. Collection guide online. The collection contains muster rolls, payroll, pay vouchers and other documents relating to various Indiana infantry, cavalry and artillery regiments during the Civil War and Mexican Expedition of 1916-17. Collection contains one folder of material for the 9th Indiana Battery Light Artillery.

Brown George R., in Lew Wallace Collection, 1799-1972. M 0292, OMB 0023, F 0370-0380, F 0643-0654, F 0805- 0809, F 1123-1124. Twenty manuscript boxes, two oversize boxes, thirty reels of microfilm, three photograph boxes, one OVA photograph box, two OVA graphics boxes, one OVB graphics box, one OVC graphics box, two photo albums, five artifacts. Collection guide online. The collection includes materials related to Lew Wallace. These files include a letter from George R. Brown to Lew Wallace (Box 5, Folder 18). George R. Brown served in the 9th Indiana Battery Light Artillery. This eight-page letter on Zack Mahorney & Sons letterhead in regards to Wallace’s interest in a diagram of the Pittsburgh Landing battlefield. Brown provided a detailed description of the battlefield in his letter.

Goodrich, DeWitt Clinton, Autobiography, 1905. M 0114. One half-size manuscript box. Collection guide online. The collection consists of the autobiography of DeWitt Clinton Goodrich, written in 1905 in the form of a 363-page letter to his son Calvin. Due to detail and dates given, his recollections are presumably taken from diaries that he kept throughout his life. Goodrich is a good story teller, and the language he uses is humorous. This autobiography includes Goodrich’s life events and adventurous stories. Included in his recollections is his time in the Union Army, having served in the 9th Indiana Battery Light Artillery.

10th Indiana Battery Light Artillery

U.S. Army, Department of the Cumberland, Orders Book, 1863-1864. BV 0845. No collection guide available. One bound volume. This orders book takes note of the correspondence sent and received by the Headquarters of the U.S. Army’s Department of the Cumberland. The ledger is organized alphabetically by the name of the soldier referenced in the order or request. The volume includes notations for soldiers related to the 10th Indiana Battery. Second Lieutenant Henry M. Ball is detailed to proceed to Indiana ton Recruiting Service for his regiment, signed William McMichael in Dec. 1863 (p. 44). Second Lieutenant J.C. Clifford is dishonorably dismissed from service “for drunkenness and conduct unbecoming an officer and gentleman” in Oct. 1863 (p. 66). First Lieutenant William H. Cox tenders his resignation due to physical disability, initially approved and forwarded in November, 1863 (p. 71). Corporal James Frank requested a thirty day furlough and was granted a 25-day furlough in February, 1864 (p. 144). Sergeant Williams ordered to join Co. M 1st Illinois Artillery with 12 men and returning with 16 men of the battery who have re-enlisted as veterans in January, 1864 (233). Michael T. LaMasney requested 30-day furlough to go to Lafayette for family matters and was approved for 20 days in December, 1863 (p. 281). Captain Naylor is granted 20 days of leave in January, 1864 (p. 356).

Forder, William, Letters of Forder and Hubbard, 1860-1869. F 0090. One microfilm reel. No collection guide available. In this collection there are 179 manuscript items which were loaned for microfilming, IHS does not have the original documents. In 1862, William Forder and James W. McMullen (brothers-in-law) enrolled in the 10th Light Artillery. This collection contains Civil War letters of William Forder and James W. McMullen. The letters in this collection are to William and Sarah Forder, and Julia McMullen. Forder, a resident of Darlington, Indiana, served in the 10th Indiana Battery from Sept. 13, 1862 until his death at Chattanooga, Tennessee on May 11, 1864.

McMullen, James W. Letters of Forder and Hubbard, 1860-1869. F 0090. One microfilm reel. No collection guide available. In this collection there are 179 manuscript items which were loaned for microfilming, IHS does not have the original documents. In 1862, William Forder and James W. McMullen (brothers-in-law) enrolled in the 10th Light Artillery. This collection contains Civil War letters of William Forder and James W. McMullen. The letters in this collection are to William and Sarah Forder, and Julia McMullen. McMullen, a resident of Darlington, Indiana, served in the 10th Indiana Battery from Sept. 13, 1862 through July 10, 1865.

 

11th-15th Indiana Battery Light Artillery

11th Indiana Battery Light Artillery

U.S. Army, Department of the Cumberland, Orders Book, 1863-1864. BV 0845. One bound volume. No collection guide available. This orders book takes note of the correspondence sent and received by the Headquarters of the U.S. Army’s Department of the Cumberland. The ledger is organized alphabetically by the name of the soldier referenced in the order or request. The volume includes notations for soldiers related to the 11th Indiana Battery. “11th Indiana Battery is transferred from 2nd Div 4th Army Corps to the Artillery Reserves, and will report to Brig. Genl. Brannan Chief of Artillery” in October, 1863 (p. 229). Addison McGuire requested furlough for twenty days which was initially approved but then denied by headquarters “for the present” in August, 1863 (p. 301). Henry M. Williams granted twenty days leave “on account of wounds rec’d in service” in September, 1863 (p. 580).

11th Indiana Battery, in Indiana Civil War Visual Collection, 1861-1913, n.d. P 0455. One postcard box, two stereograph boxes, one photograph box, one OVA photograph box, two OVB photograph boxes, seven OVA graphic boxes, one OVB graphics box, three OVC graphic boxes, nine oversize folders, two framed items, three panoramic photographs. Collection guide online. This collections contains visual materials related to several Indiana regiments and other Civil War era related imagery. Specifically included is one panoramic photograph of the 11th Indiana Battery taken by J.H. Ehlers was the Quartermaster Sergeant for the regiment and was promoted to Second Lieutenant during the course of the war. The photograph was taken at Chattanooga, Tennessee in 1864.

12th Indiana Battery Light Artillery

No manuscript and visual materials available at this time.

13th Indiana Battery Light Artillery

No manuscript and visual materials available at this time.

14th Indiana Battery Light Artillery

Goodrich, DeWitt Clinton, Autobiography, 1905. M 0114. One half-size manuscript box. Collection guide online. The collection consists of the autobiography of DeWitt Clinton Goodrich, written in 1905 in the form of a 363-page letter to his son Calvin. Due to detail and dates given, his recollections are presumably taken from diaries that he kept throughout his life. Goodrich is a good story teller, and the language he uses is humorous. This autobiography includes Goodrich’s life events and adventurous stories. Included is his time in the Union Army and the 14th Indiana Battery Light Artillery.

15th Indiana Battery Light Artillery

15th Indiana Battery Light Artillery, 1865. SC 0813. One folder. No collection guide available. This collection a letter to the Battery of Wilmington. Specifically, these special orders to the Battery of Wilmington relate to the discharge of William W. Kinsy and William Clark. William W. Kinsy and William Clark were privates in the 15th Indiana Battery Light Artillery.

16th-20th Indiana Battery Light Artillery

16th Indiana Battery Light Artillery

Blue, James W., Letter. SC 1652. One folder. No collection guide available. This collection contains one letter written by James Blue of the 16th Indiana Battery to “Friend Tabitha” on Jan. 7, 1865. The letter writer seeks to remake the acquaintance of the recipient whom he has not heard from in three or four years. He writes from Fort Corcoran near Washington, D.C. Though James Blue is not listed in the Adjutant General’s Report for the 16th Indiana Battery, he does note at the end of the letter to direct any return correspondence to that regiment.

17th Indiana Battery Light Artillery

Feasel, Calvin, in Letters and Papers of the David Shockley Family. SC 1311. Ten folders. Collection guide in library. David Shockley was a Civil War soldier who died at Vicksburg Aug. 7, 1863. Calvin Feasel, wrote to David and his wife typically with the salutation “Uncle and Aunt.” After David died at Vicksburg, letters from Calvin were addressed solely to “Aunt.” Calvin’s letters were written from 1862-1864 while he served with the 17th Indiana Battery Light Artillery. Many of Calvin’s letters were written from Maryland and Virginia.

18th Indiana Battery Light Artillery

General Picture Collection CA. 1600s-1980s. P 0411. Twenty-five photograph boxes. Collection guide online. This is a large collection of pictures that were acquired from many different sources by the Indiana Historical Society as either individual items or small batches of items that did not necessarily warrant being designated as collections of their own. The 18th Indiana Battery, also known as Wilder’s Brigade, is represented by two photographs, one image is that of a star shaped medal with the artillery symbol of crossed cannons with an eagle resting on top which contains the pin portion of the medal. The other photograph is an image of two ribbons from veteran’s reunions, with an image of the back of the medal pictured in the other image. These images can be found in Box 12, Folder 16.

History of the Eighteenth Indiana Battery by W.O. Crouse. BV 0736. One bound volume. No collection guide available. The collection contains a history of the Eighteenth Indiana Battery written by William O. Crouse. The history is a 41-page, hand-written document providing an account of the battery’s activity during the Civil War. Included in the collection is a photograph of a reunion of the Regiment held in Pendleton, Indiana in the Spring of 1917. Several of the veterans in the photograph are identified including W.O. Crouse.

Anderson, William H., in Sesquicentennial Manuscripts. M 0366. Ten manuscript boxes. No collection guide available. A letter written Jan. 26, 1863 is included in this collection (Box 1, Folder 14). The letter was written by Elizabeth Anderson and is primarily about the death of her son William H. Anderson. William was a bugler for the 18th Indiana Battery. He took sick and died while serving in Tennessee.

Beck, Moses M., in Wacker, William Collection, Civil War and Spanish American War 1863-1906. SC 1517. Two folders. Photocopy. Collection guide in library. This collection contains “Some Civil War and Spanish American War Letters in Possession of William Wacker.” Of the four Civil War era documents, one dated Nov. 21, 1864 relates to the 18th Indiana Battery. The requisition list is from Captain W.M. Wilson, Quartermaster at Camp Webster in Nashville, Tennessee, to Capt. Moses M. Beck of 18th Indiana Battery and contains the list of goods, mostly clothing and gear, that Wilson was providing to Beck for his regiment.

Miller, Abram O., in Indiana Infantry—72nd Regt, Civil War Diary, 1863. SC 0828. Two folders. Collection guide in library. The collection contains a letter from Capt. Abram O. Miller of the 72nd Indiana Infantry to Alex A. Rice. Colonel Miller was in command of seven companies of the 72nd Indiana and 123rd Illinois, as well as two pieces of the 18th Indiana Battery at the time he wrote the letter on Sept. 27, 1863. The second folder contains a copy of a typed transcript of a Civil War diary written by an unidentified soldier from the 72nd Indiana Infantry.

Scott, Joseph A, Letters and Narrative, 1921. SC 1320. One folder. No collection guide available. This collection contains a letter by John A. Scott to his grandson John Kitchen. This letter is a recollection and observation of one of the bloody battles that John A. Scott went through. Also included is a narrative which Scott gives to each of his grandsons with hope that they will never be called upon to stand in the line of battle. Joseph A. Scott served in the 18th Indiana Battery Light Artillery in the Civil War.

Wolfe, Willie J., in Blackwell, John A. Civil War Letters. SC 0096. Two folders. Collection guide in library. This collection primarily contains the correspondence of John A. Blackwell. The collection contains both original and photocopied materials. One of the photocopied letters, the original of which is the University of Kentucky’s library, is from Willie J. Wolfe to Lieutenant Blackwell written on October 9, 1862. The letter regarding the possibility of becoming a lieutenant in Blackwell’s company. William Wolf was a private in the 18th Battery.

19th Indiana Battery Light Artillery

Colburn, Jonathon, in Letters to Harrison Prater and John F. Clauson, 1858-1885. SC 1218. Three folders. Photocopy. Collection guide in library. Included in the collection is one letter written by Jonathon Colborn of the 19th Indiana Battery to James Lewis on Jan. 24, 1864. The letter was written in Chattanooga, Tennessee and details some preparations the regiment is making for battle.

Lackey, Robert S., in Ira Lackey Family Correspondence, 1841-1892. SC 0942. Two folders. Photocopy. Collection guide in library. This collection contains materials related to the Ira Lackey Family. Robert S. Lackey served in the 19th Indiana Battery during the Civil War. There are two letters from Robert in the collection. One he writes to his uncle and friend and another to his mother, Catherine Lackey.

20th Indiana Battery Light Artillery

Kelley, Michael, in Stephenson-McCauley Family Papers, 1862-1952. M 0766. One manuscript box. Collection guide online. The collection contains materials related to several civil war era letters. One letter was written by Michael Kelley of the 20th Battery to their his family concerning his regiment’s movements and personal well being. Kelley was from Kosciusko County and served as a private in the battery.

21st-26th Indiana Battery Light Artillery

21st Indiana Battery Light Artillery

Andrew, Abram Piatt, Letter, May 7, 1863. SC 2994. One folder. Collection guide online. This collection contains one letter from Andrew to his father written on May 7, 1863 while camped near Carthage, Tennessee. In it, he discusses back payments due from the government for his military service. He also describes shelling ambushing rebels in Tennessee. Abrams Piatt Andrew was Second Lieutenant for the 21st Indiana Battery Light Artillery. He was eventually promoted to 1st Lieutenant.

Andrew, Abram Piatt in Mills, Caleb, Family Paper, 1834-1880. M 0207, BV 1610, F 0602- 0604, 0M 0405. Three manuscript boxes, two oversize folders, one bound volume, three reels of microfilm. Collection guide online. The collection centers on the papers of Caleb Mills an educator but also includes those of his son Benjamin Marshall Mills. The collection also contains Civil War correspondence from former students of Mills at Wabash. One letter written by A. Piatt Andrew on Aug. 20, 1862 (Box 1, Folder 3) is included in the collection. Andrew states that he has joined the 20th Indiana Battery, a regiment raised by his cousin W.W. Andrew. He is writing from his hometown of LaPorte soon after joining the 20th.

Klinefelt, Carl, in Palmer Family Papers, 1865; 1918-1948. M 1018, OM 0503. One manuscript box, two oversize folders. Collection guide online. The collection though related primarily to World War I and II, contains one civil war era document. The discharge of Carl Klinefelt who served in the 21st Indiana Battery. The document is dated June 26, 1865 (Box 1, Folder 1).

Ramey, William S., in Milroy, Samuel Correspondence and Papers 1802-1930. SC 1093, F 0090. Nine folders, one microfilm reel. Collection guide in library. Within the collection are several forms related to William S. Ramey in relation to the 9th Infantry and 24th Battery during the Civil War. A discharge on Aug. 3, 1865 from the 24th Battery for Sergeant William S. Ramey is included on the microfilm.

Taylor, Charles J., in O’Brien-Trainer Family Collection, ca. 1895-1962. P 0546. One half-size photographs box, one folder color photographs. Photocopy. Collection guide online. Included in the collection is a photocopy of the discharge for Charles J. Taylor. A GAR document related to Taylor’s death in 1922 is also available (Photographs, Box 1, Folder 5). Charles J. Taylor served in the 21st Indiana Battery Light Artillery from 1862 until 1865.

22nd Indiana Battery Light Artillery

No manuscript and visual materials available at this time.

23rd Indiana Battery Light Artillery

No manuscript and visual materials available at this time.

24th Indiana Battery Light Artillery

No manuscript and visual materials available at this time.

25th Indiana Battery Light Artillery

No manuscript and visual materials available at this time.

26th Indiana Battery Light Artillery

Indiana Infantry, Cavalry, and Artillery Regiments Collection, 1861-1917. M 0164. Seven manuscript boxes. Collection guide online. The collection contains muster rolls, payroll, pay vouchers and other documents relating to various Indiana infantry, cavalry, and artillery regiments during the Civil War and Mexican Expedition of 1916-17. Collection contains one folder of material for the 26th Indiana Battery Light Artillery.

Thomas, Hubbard Trowbridge, Civil War Letters, 1861-1865. SC 1447. Five Folders. Photocopy. Collection guide in library. Hubbard Trowbridge Thomas was a Second Lieutenant of the 3rd Battery Light Artillery (1861-1863) and Captain of the 26th Battery Light Artillery (1863-1865). The collection includes letters of several union soldiers who served for Indiana and other states. The bulk of the collection contains letters Thomas wrote to his parents from September, 1861 through March, 1865. A short biographical sketch of Hubbard T. Thomas can be found in folder one of the collection in addition to a letter from Thomas to his parents in 1857.

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