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Captain E. H. Newton collection, 1864-1865
Wyles SC 595
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Title:

Captain E. H. Newton collection, 1864-1865

Creator/Contributor:

Online Archive of California

Abstract:

16 Civil War documents, most from the Office of Chief Engineer, Military Division of West Mississippi, New Orleans, pertaining mainly to work on Fort Barrancas (overlooking the entrance to Pensacola Bay). Includes reference to use of "persons of African descent," particularly the 97th U.S. Colored Infantry.

Date:

1864 (issued)

Note:

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Cite as: [Identification of item], Captain E. H. Newton collection, Wyles SC 595. Department of Special Collections, UC Santa Barbara Library, University of California, Santa Barbara.

Physical Description:

0.015 linear feet

Language:

English

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Origin:

No place, unknown, or undetermined

Copyright Note:

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Use governed by UCSB Special Collections policy.