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Thomas Thompson Eckert Civil War Diary, RG 158

 

Listed by: JM 

 

Date: August 12, 1968


Date Span: 1865

Scope / Content: Memorandum notebook kept by Eckert recording his income, expenses, major social activities, and travel itineraries while living in Washington, D.C. in 1865.

Biographical Sketch: Eckert served as head of military telegraph headquarters in the United States War Department during the Civil War.


Diary and account book kept by Thomas Thompson Eckert

 
 

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