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The Resource Daniel F. Griffin collection

Daniel F. Griffin collection

Label
Daniel F. Griffin collection, 1847-1883
Title
Daniel F. Griffin collection
Inclusive dates
1847-1883
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The collection includes 44 original Civil War letters from Griffin to his wife, Mary Compton, in New Albany, Indiana, and Photostat family letters from before the war. The collection also includes typed transcripts of 277 of his Civil War letters to his wife, as well as a notebook containing notes on regimental accounts and several hand drawn maps
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Biographical or historical data
Daniel F. Griffin was born September 20, 1833 in New Brunswick, Canada. Griffin moved to New Albany, Floyd County, Indiana prior to the Civil War. Griffin was a major and colonel in the 38th Indiana Regiment, serving in Kentucky, Tennessee, and Georgia (1861-1865) during the Civil War. Daniel F. Griffin died February 14, 1865 in New Harmony and is buried at Fairview Cemetery.
Cataloging source
ISL
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1833-1865
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Griffin, Daniel F.
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  • United States
  • United States
  • New Harmony (Ind.)
Label
Daniel F. Griffin collection
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/158
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: EAD finding aid created 2015/01/12 by Brent Abercrombie
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
20384894
Extent
1.0 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 Frank Scribner Griffin November 28, 1932, April 12, 1933, and March 15, 1933. Photostat family correspondence was donated by U. W. Linder May 7, 1942.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn905852203
  • (OCoLC)905852203
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
2 manuscript boxes
Label
Daniel F. Griffin collection
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/158
Note
Processing Information: EAD finding aid created 2015/01/12 by Brent Abercrombie
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
20384894
Extent
1.0 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 Frank Scribner Griffin November 28, 1932, April 12, 1933, and March 15, 1933. Photostat family correspondence was donated by U. W. Linder May 7, 1942.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn905852203
  • (OCoLC)905852203
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
2 manuscript boxes

Library Locations

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      39.77004 -86.164015

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