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Ben Albert letters

Label
Ben Albert letters, 1862
Title
Ben Albert letters
Inclusive dates
1862
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This collection contains letters written by Ben Albert to his brother in 1862. Albert discusses life in the army, sending money and clothing home, and family life. Both letters are photocopied from the original. Due to the poor quality of the copy, transcripts are available
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Biographical or historical data
Ben Albert lived in Louisville, Kentucky. On August 15, 1861, he enlisted with Company G. of the 22nd Indiana Infantry Regiment, to fight for the Union. During his career, Albert was promoted to the rank of sergeant. He was killed in battle on October 8, 1862 in Perryville, Kentucky. He was married with three children.
Cataloging source
ISL
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Albert, Ben
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  • United States
  • Families
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Ben Albert letters
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/1575
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2004 by Jennifer Duplaga. EAD finding aid created 2004 by Jennifer Duplaga
Arrangement
This collection is arranged chronologically.
Carrier category
unspecified
Carrier category code
zu
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
unspecified
Content type code
zzz
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
17532958
Extent
0.01 Cubic feet
Governing access note
This collection is open for research
Media category
unspecified
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
z
Ownership
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from J. L. Doerr on 1975/06/06.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn924863750
  • (OCoLC)924863750
Terms governing use
Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.
Type of unit
1 folder
Label
Ben Albert letters
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/1575
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2004 by Jennifer Duplaga. EAD finding aid created 2004 by Jennifer Duplaga
Arrangement
This collection is arranged chronologically.
Carrier category
unspecified
Carrier category code
zu
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
unspecified
Content type code
zzz
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
17532958
Extent
0.01 Cubic feet
Governing access note
This collection is open for research
Media category
unspecified
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
z
Ownership
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from J. L. Doerr on 1975/06/06.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn924863750
  • (OCoLC)924863750
Terms governing use
Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.
Type of unit
1 folder

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