Samuel L. Asbury Diary, 1862-1864 (C0206)

0.08 cubic feet (4 folders)

 Finding Aid

Civil War diary of a Confederate first lieutenant in the 45th Mississippi Regiment, wounded and captured at the Battle of Murphreesboro, TN. Written while he was a prisoner at Fort Delaware, treatment by the "Yankees," and perils of prison life. Includes hospital lists, addresses, poems, and other miscellaneous papers.