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- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 46
- Diaries 31
- Families 31
- Account books 15
- Business 15
- Clergy 14
- Shipping 10
- Soldiers 10
- United States -- Politics and government 10
- Connecticut 9
- Middle West 9
- Women 9
- West (U.S.) 8
- Education 7
- Educators 7
- Law 7
- Lawyers 7
- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives 7
- Authors 6
- Autographs 6 ∧ less
- Yale University 19
- Dwight, Timothy, 1828-1916 7
- Blaine, James Gillespie, 1830-1893 4
- Clay, Henry, 1777-1852 4
- Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 4
- Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ) 4
- Schurz, Carl, 1829-1906 4
- Seward, William H. (William Henry), 1801-1872 4
- Sherman, William T. (William Tecumseh), 1820-1891 4
- Arthur, Chester Alan, 1829-1886 3
- Buchanan, James, 1791-1868 3
- Davis, Jefferson, 1808-1889 3
- Dexter, Franklin Bowditch, 1842-1920 3
- Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson), 1822-1885 3
- Hadley, Arthur Twining, 1856-1930 3
- Hay, John, 1838-1905 3
- Phelps, William Lyon, 1865-1943 3
- Porter, Fitz-John, 1822-1901 3
- Porter, Noah, 1811-1892 3
- Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919 3 ∧ less
The papers consist of diaries, letters, and miscellanea documenting Charles Griswold Gurley Merrill's voyages as a seaman on the ship Merrimac and experiences as a Union army surgeon, including command of black troops, during the Civil War. Also included is an essay describing the papers, written by one of Merrill's descendants.
The collection consists of portraits used as illustrations for Ellsworth Eliot's book Yale in the Civil War (1932).
Correspondence, financial records, diaries, papers, and miscellanea relating to Samuel B. Reed's career as an engineer and surveyor for various railroad lines in Canada and the United States. Personal correspondence with Jane Ann Earl Reed and Lucy Adeline Hurd Van Horne also discuss railroad matters.
Correspondence, diaries, journals, scrapbooks, photographs and miscellanea relating to Walter Keeler Scofield's career as naval surgeon during the Civil War and his later voyages to Europe, Asia, Africa, South America, and the West Indies.
Personal and business correspondence of Robert W. Simpson, ship's log, and business and financial papers concerning the voyages of the Carlyle before and during the Civil War.
Correspondence, autograph album, genealogical notes, photographs and miscellaneous papers of the Tarleton and Lightfoot families of Alabama. The major figures represented in the collection are Robert Tarleton, his wife Sarah Bernard Lightfoot Tarleton, and Sarah Bee Ross Lightfoot. Most letters were written by Robert Tarleton and date from the Civil War period. The papers also contain an 1834 letter from Marquis de Lafayette to the President of the French Chamber of Peers.
The papers consist of correspondence, a diary, household accounts, and professional documents relating to William Terry; his wife, Maria Roxana Slocomb Terry; his sister, Esther Asenath Terry; and their family and friends in Massachusetts, Connecticut, Pennsylvania, and Minnesota.
Diary, account book, financial and legal papers, and photocopies of material relating to the Towner and Tyler families of Branford, Connecticut. Solomon and Isaac Tyler's shipping interests and John Edwin Towner's Civil War diary are significant materials in the collection.
A collection of autograph letters and facsimiles of which the largest number are letters to and from Daniel Webster. Also in the collection is a volume of drafts of letters, pamphlets, and speeches composed by Stephen Devalson Dillaye between 1864-1868 on current political issues. Dillaye was a Democrat who opposed radical abolitionism, but sided with the North in the Civil War.