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Benjamin F. Miller papers

 Collection — Box: 59
Identifier: MS-SC1044

Scope and Contents

Commendation for the 124th Illinois Infantry. Three colored drawings, with patriotic themes, done by a soldier in the 124th during the Siege of Vicksburg. A Gospel of Saint Matthew given to him while in the army.

Dates

  • Created: 1863 - 1864

Creator

Biographical / Historical

From Mechanicsburg, Illinois, served as a Private in the 124th Illinois Infantry, Company C during the Civil War.

Extent

1 folder (1 folder : .5 linear inches (.042 linear feet)) : 6 items

Language of Materials

English