Charles Herbert Revolutionary War journal

Summary

Creator: Herbert, Charles, 1757-1808
Date(s): 1776-1780
Call Number: MSS 0097, Item 0037
Language: Materials entirely in English.
Abstract: Charles Herbert’s journal chronicles his time as a prisoner of the English during the Revolutionary War. It describes his daily activities and the hardships of prison. Many sections of the diary have been written in code. A cipher is provided.
Physical Description: 1 volume (208 pages) 17 cm
Source: Purchase, 1949.
Processing: Processed and encoded by Kate Hand, November 2007. Updated by E. Evan Echols, April 2014 Finding aid prepared using Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Alternative Format: Charles Herbert, A Relic of the Revolution (Boston: Charles H. Peirce, 1847), located in Special Collections [E281.H53].

Charles Herbert, A Relic of the Revolution (Boston: Charles H. Peirce, 1847), Microfilm [S34 Reel 366.4].

Charles Herbert, The Prisoners of 1776; A Relic of the Revolution (Boston: G. C. Rand, 1854), located in Special Collections [E281.H53 1854].