- Howard, George T.
- Call number
- MssCol 18356
- Physical description
- .25 linear feet (1 box)
- Preferred Citation
- George T. Howard Civil War diary, Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library
- Manuscripts and Archives Division
- Access to materials
- Advance notice required. Request access to this collection.
Civil War diary of George T. Howard, Company D., 9th Iowa Volunteer Regiment. A resident of Scotch Grove, IA, Howard enlisted on November 20, 1861 and traveled to Camp Warren in Pacific City, MO. Howard was twenty-four when he enlisted. He was wounded during the war and mustered out on March 10, 1862 at Pea Ridge, AR. The diary, in which there is a large bullet hole, is written in pencil. Entries fill approximately half of the volume
Using the collection
LocationManuscripts and Archives Division
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building
Fifth Avenue at 42nd Street, New York, NY 10018-2788
Brooke Russell Astor Reading Room, Third Floor, Room 328