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The Resource George W. Grubbs letters

George W. Grubbs letters

Label
George W. Grubbs letters, 1863-1865
Title
George W. Grubbs letters
Inclusive dates
1863-1865
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The collection contains letters written by Grubbs to his family while serving in the Civil War. He talks about his family as well as his experiences in the war
Biographical or historical data
George Washington Grubbs was born on September 26, 1841, in Franklin. Indiana. During the Civil War, he served in the 70th Indiana Volunteers (1862-1865, as assistant adjutant-general of the 1st Brigade of the 3rd Division of the 20th Army Corps, and as major of the 42nd Colored Infantry. Grubbs attended Central Law School (Indianapolis) after leaving the army in 1866. He graduated in 1868 and began practicing law in Martinsville, Indiana. Grubbs also held a number of public offices including State Representative (1877-1879); State Senator (1879-1883); and judge of the 15th circuit (1888-1900). Grubbs died on January 25, 1924.
Cataloging source
ISL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1841-1924
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Grubbs, George W.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Grubbs, George W.
  • Grubb family
  • United States
  • Lawyers
  • Legislators
  • United States
Label
George W. Grubbs letters
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/2117
Instantiates
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
17552329
Extent
1
Governing access note
The collection is open for research use
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn247212368
  • (OCoLC)247212368
Terms governing use
Patrons are responsible for obtaining permission to publish from the copyright owner.
Type of unit
folder
Label
George W. Grubbs letters
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/2117
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
17552329
Extent
1
Governing access note
The collection is open for research use
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn247212368
  • (OCoLC)247212368
Terms governing use
Patrons are responsible for obtaining permission to publish from the copyright owner.
Type of unit
folder

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