Civil War morning reports scrapbook
Scope and Content
This collection contains a scrapbook made out of a Civil War morning reports book from 1864, which contains written records of several officers of the 2nd Division, 15th Army Corps Detachment of Tennessee. The book is labeled as "M. E. Whitehurst's Scrapbook" and includes additions such as a newspaper page and clippings, the majority of which contains poems; an 1874 Walker and Watson advertisement; a 1917 "Farmer's Bulletin" on nutrition from the United States Department of Agriculture; fragments of a handwritten note; one page from a hymnal; and a 1923 postcard, birthday card, and letter addressed to Robbie, "Mrs. Henry P.," Whitehurst (1895-1989), the wife of Henry Purifoy (1887-1969).
- 1837-1923, undated
- Whitehurst, Moses E. (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
This collection is open for research.
Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use
Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright. All requests to publish, quote, or reproduce must be submitted through the Kenan Research Center.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
This collection was processed in 2018.
- Civil War morning reports scrapbook
- Meredith Jones
- July 2018
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- Finding aid is written in English.