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Creator:Saltus, James C.
Title:James C. Saltus letter and manuscript
Date(s):1862-1864
Call No:MSS 0098, F0102
Abstract:Confederate Lieutenant James C. Saltus's handwritten manuscript describing his Civil War experience from April-June 1864. The manuscript was written while Saltus was a prisoner of war at Division 22 Officers[...] Barracks, Fort Delaware, on October 14, 1864. Also included is a letter from Saltus to his niece on her letter writing and family matters, sent while he was at Fort Delaware.
Subjects:New Castle County (Del.)--History--19th century | United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 | United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Prisoners and prisons
Creator:Hopkins, Charles B., Lt. -1817
Title:United States Army 42nd infantry muster roll
Date(s):1814
Call No:MSS 0098, F0016
Abstract:Descriptive list of a detachment of recuits assigned to the 42nd regiment, United States Infanty, forwarded to Camp McComb near New Castle, Delaware, by order of Major Thomas Stockton.
Subjects:New Castle County (Del.)--History--19th century | United States--History--War of 1812
Creator:Wailes, Sydney I.
Title:Lieutenant Sydney I. Wailes letters to unidentified recipient
Date(s):1864
Call No:MSS 0098, F0096
Abstract:Two handwritten letters from Lieutenant Sydney I. Wailes, who served at Fort Delaware during the Civil War, to his friends, describing the day to day activities at the Fort. Typed[...] transcripts of the letters are available in the collection file.
Subjects:New Castle County (Del.)--History--19th century | United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 | Fort Delaware (Del.)