Found 2 collections related to Prisoners of war -- Diaries

Palmer, Benjamin F
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 2328
.4 linear feet (3 volumes)
Benjamin F. Palmer kept this diary, which he named "Journal of the Times: Or, The Prisoner's Journal," during the War of 1812. Entries were made between December 6, 1813 and June 9, 1815
Eells, Jeremiah B
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 906
.04 linear feet (1 volume)
Diary kept while imprisoned in a sugar house prison, New York City, from March 14 to November 24, 1777. Describes trip from Huntington, L.I. to New York City; prison life; work, illnesses, etc. Also includes miscellaneous army and mercantile... more