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Abstract of Receipt from the Army in Battery “H” 3rd quarter, 1864 and Abstract of Article received from officers in the field, Georgia, 1864 August , 1864 August

 File — Box: MSS OS Box 5.68
Scope and Content From the Collection: The collection primarily contains materials pertaining to the activities of Captain Francis DeGress during and after the Civil War. Some of the documents include personal accounts of battle activities by Captain DeGress, field reports, military certificates, correspondence, official records of DeGress' Battery, and ledgers documenting clothing accounts for soldiers under his command. Of special interest is a letter from Theodore Davis to Mrs. Francis DeGress describing Captain DeGress'...
Dates: 1864 August

Calling card, W.T. Sherman, and copy of photograph of same , 1890 February 8

 File — Box: MSS OS Box 5.68
Scope and Content From the Collection: The collection primarily contains materials pertaining to the activities of Captain Francis DeGress during and after the Civil War. Some of the documents include personal accounts of battle activities by Captain DeGress, field reports, military certificates, correspondence, official records of DeGress' Battery, and ledgers documenting clothing accounts for soldiers under his command. Of special interest is a letter from Theodore Davis to Mrs. Francis DeGress describing Captain DeGress'...
Dates: 1890 February 8

Military certificates: Illinois volunteers, 1862 January 1; Illinois volunteers, 1863 December 25; U.S. Army, appointment to Brevet Major, 1865 March 13

 File — Box: MSS OS Box 5.68
Scope and Content From the Collection: The collection primarily contains materials pertaining to the activities of Captain Francis DeGress during and after the Civil War. Some of the documents include personal accounts of battle activities by Captain DeGress, field reports, military certificates, correspondence, official records of DeGress' Battery, and ledgers documenting clothing accounts for soldiers under his command. Of special interest is a letter from Theodore Davis to Mrs. Francis DeGress describing Captain DeGress'...
Dates: 1865 March 13

Muster-in roll of Francis DeGress as Captain, 1864 February; Muster-out roll of Francis DeGress 2nd Lieutenant to appointment to Captain, 1864 February; Muster and Descriptive roll Conrad Gross, 1864 November 2

 File — Box: MSS OS Box 5.68
Scope and Content From the Collection: The collection primarily contains materials pertaining to the activities of Captain Francis DeGress during and after the Civil War. Some of the documents include personal accounts of battle activities by Captain DeGress, field reports, military certificates, correspondence, official records of DeGress' Battery, and ledgers documenting clothing accounts for soldiers under his command. Of special interest is a letter from Theodore Davis to Mrs. Francis DeGress describing Captain DeGress'...
Dates: 1864 November 2

Newspaper, newspaper article “Sherman Official Report,” The Battle of Chattanooga, undated

 File — Box: MSS OS Box 5.68
Scope and Content From the Collection: The collection primarily contains materials pertaining to the activities of Captain Francis DeGress during and after the Civil War. Some of the documents include personal accounts of battle activities by Captain DeGress, field reports, military certificates, correspondence, official records of DeGress' Battery, and ledgers documenting clothing accounts for soldiers under his command. Of special interest is a letter from Theodore Davis to Mrs. Francis DeGress describing Captain DeGress'...
Dates: undated

Newspaper, Harpers Weekly, 1864 September 3

 File — Box: MSS OS Box 5.68
Scope and Content From the Collection: The collection primarily contains materials pertaining to the activities of Captain Francis DeGress during and after the Civil War. Some of the documents include personal accounts of battle activities by Captain DeGress, field reports, military certificates, correspondence, official records of DeGress' Battery, and ledgers documenting clothing accounts for soldiers under his command. Of special interest is a letter from Theodore Davis to Mrs. Francis DeGress describing Captain DeGress'...
Dates: 1864 September 3

Newspaper, Harpers Weekly, 1864 September 3

 File — Box: MSS OS Box 5.68
Scope and Content From the Collection: The collection primarily contains materials pertaining to the activities of Captain Francis DeGress during and after the Civil War. Some of the documents include personal accounts of battle activities by Captain DeGress, field reports, military certificates, correspondence, official records of DeGress' Battery, and ledgers documenting clothing accounts for soldiers under his command. Of special interest is a letter from Theodore Davis to Mrs. Francis DeGress describing Captain DeGress'...
Dates: 1864 September 3

Newspaper, Two Republics (newspaper from Mexico), article on death of Francis DeGress, 1883 January 7

 File — Box: MSS OS Box 5.68
Scope and Content From the Collection: The collection primarily contains materials pertaining to the activities of Captain Francis DeGress during and after the Civil War. Some of the documents include personal accounts of battle activities by Captain DeGress, field reports, military certificates, correspondence, official records of DeGress' Battery, and ledgers documenting clothing accounts for soldiers under his command. Of special interest is a letter from Theodore Davis to Mrs. Francis DeGress describing Captain DeGress'...
Dates: 1883 January 7

Volunteer Descriptive List, Account of Pay and Clothing: Wilford Shull, John E. Ekstadt, and J.H. Stokes, undated

 File — Box: MSS OS Box 5.68
Scope and Content From the Collection: The collection primarily contains materials pertaining to the activities of Captain Francis DeGress during and after the Civil War. Some of the documents include personal accounts of battle activities by Captain DeGress, field reports, military certificates, correspondence, official records of DeGress' Battery, and ledgers documenting clothing accounts for soldiers under his command. Of special interest is a letter from Theodore Davis to Mrs. Francis DeGress describing Captain DeGress'...
Dates: undated