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American Civil War--Illinois--33rd Infantry

Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Edwin May diaries

 Collection — Box 58
Identifier: MS-SC1018
Scope and Contents Diaries have brief notes about activities of the day. Very little related to military activities other than marching or mention of a skirmish. Has lists of supplies and costs, lists of wounded and sick. Diary continues for a time after returning from the war.
Dates: Created: 1862 - 1865

Simpson Family letters

 Collection — Box 80
Identifier: MS-SC1394
Scope and Contents Letters written to Miss Lizzie and N.T. Simpson from William B. and Perry Browning, William Henry Biddle, John Hines, Jacob C. Vertreese and Mr. Trueman all serving in the army. Some of them were with the 27th Illinois Infantry, some with the 33rd Illinois, and some with unknown regiments. They discuss the activities of their regiment, news of others from Perry, Illinois, marching and skirmishes. Mr. Trueman gives a summary of the battle at Belmont, Mo. but also discusses his hopes for Lizzie's...
Dates: Created: 1861 - 1864