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Daniel E. Sickles correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: LG-40

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of microfilm containing correspondence of Daniel E. Sickles, in part from his Civil War service, but primarily from his years as American ambassador to Spain.

Dates

  • 1859 - 1893

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Biographical / Historical

Daniel Sickles (1819-1914) was a lawyer and congressman from New York. He served in the United State Army during and after the Civil War, rising to the rank of major general. During Reconstruction, he was appointed military governor of the Carolinas, and he was later sent to Spain as ambassador.

Extent

0.1 Cubic Feet (, 2 reels)

Language of Materials

English

Ownership and Custodial History

Purchased from the Manuscript Division, Library of Congress.

Location of Originals

Daniel E. Sickles Collection, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, 2nd St. and Independence Ave. S.E., Washington D.C. 20540, USA.

Reproduction Note

Microfilm. Washington D.C. : Library of Congress. 2 reels : 35 mm.
Title
Daniel E. Sickles Correspondence
Status
4 Published And Cataloged
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Michigan State University Archives and Historical Collections Repository

Contact:
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