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Robert A. Boyd Civil War diary - notebook. [digital]

 Digital Collection
Identifier: http://digitalcollections.vmi.edu/digital/collection/p15821coll11/id/1194
Robert A. Boyd Civil War diary - notebook.  [digital]
Robert A. Boyd Civil War diary - notebook. [digital]

Dates

  • 1864 - 1865

Creator

Summary

Notes (Dec. 1864-April 1865) and brief diary entries (January 1; April 3-13, 1865). Diary portion covers activities of the 1st Engineers Regiment during the last few days of the war; mentions surrender at Appomattox and includes pencil sketch of surrender site. Notes concern supplies, furloughs and desertions, guard rosters

Repository Details

Part of the Virginia Military Institute Archives Repository

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