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Collection — Box: 58
Scope and Contents Military papers include commissions to 1st sergeant, sergeant, lieutenant and captain. Discharge papers.
Dates: Created: 1861 - 1865
Collection — Box: 75
Scope and Contents Discharge document from the Army July 7, 1864. Naturalization document, Sept. 1, 1864. Pension papers for his widow Johanna Ruppert, Aug. 13, 1889.
Dates: Created: 1864 - 1889
Collection — Box: 70
Scope and Contents Commission to 1st sergeant signed by Colonel John Cromwell near Helena, Arkansas. Discharge document, Oct. 11, 1864, with names of battles involved in written in at the top of page.
Dates: Created: 1863 - 1864
Collection — Box: 72
Scope and Contents Military commissions signed by Governor Yates and O.M. Hatch. Discharge and re-enlistment paper. Final discharge in August 1865. Statement of Ordnance and Ordnance Store for Co. G of the 55th Ill. Infantry, Aug. 14, 1865 signed by Captain Roberts. Lists soldiers in the company and the items charged to them, total money value for the items for each soldier and disposition of items.
Dates: Created: 1863 - 1865
Collection — Box: 59
Scope and Contents A muster roll of the 8th Iowa Cavalry, Company K and discharge paper for Mead. One letter to his mother, dated September 27th, 1864, sent from Franklin, Tennessee.
Dates: Created: 1864 - 1865
Collection — Box: 82
Scope and Contents Letters from his mother and several lady friends written during the war. Mostly discuss news of family and friends in Florence, Indiana. Naval Discharge naming his service on the U.S. Sherman. Obituary for Spencer.
Dates: Created: 1865 - 1928
- Subject: Military discharge X