Abstract Details

New Search

Dickinson, Chase Hall, 1838-1893 : Chase Hall Dickinson Papers, 1862-1864

Correspondence and diary of Civil War soldier Chase Hall Dickinson (1838-1893), of the Illinois Chicago Mercantile Light Artillery Battery. Dickinson wrote home to his mother, father, and sister Louise from 1862-1864, and also kept a diary from 1863-1864. Portions of both the correspondence and the diary have been transcribed. Papers also include some confederate money and a photograph of Dickinson.
Extent: 0.4 linear feet - (1 box)
Subjects: Chicago, Civil War
Call Number: Midwest MS DickinsonC
Finding Aids:
Inventory
The Chase Hall Dickinson Papers are open for research in the Special Collections Reading Room; 1 box at a time (Priority III).