Pierce family papers


Creator: Pierce family
Date(s): 1833-1954
Bulk Dates: 1862-1864
Call Number: MSS 0293
Language: Materials entirely in English.
Abstract: The Pierce family papers comprise materials relating to the Pierce family of New Castle, Delaware, from the early nineteenth century to the middle twentieth century. Most of the forty-eight items date from the American Civil War and provide a personal description of military life.
Physical Description: 0.3s (48 items)
Source: Acquired, 1956.
Processing: Originally processed, 1956; revised by Anita A. Wellner, November 1993. Encoded by Monifa Carter, Natalie Baur, February 2010; revised by Jaime Margalotti, November 2012. Finding aid prepared using Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Alternative Format: Access to digitized versions of the Pierce family papers is available at the University of Delaware Institutional Repository.