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Cabot Jackson Russell papers,

Title
Cabot Jackson Russell papers, 1859-1865.
Author
Russell, Cabot Jackson, 1844-1863.

Details

Additional Authors
  • Forbes, John Murray, 1813-1898.
  • James, Garth Wilkinson, 1845-1883.
  • James, Henry, 1843-1916.
  • Lieber, Francis, 1800-1872.
  • Russell, William C.
  • Stearns, Geo. L. (George Luther), 1809-1867.
Description
.15 linear foot (1 v.)
Subjects
Access (note)
  • Restricted access;
Biography (note)
  • Cabot Jackson Russell (1844-1863), Captain of Company H of the 54th Regiment of the Massachusetts Colored Volunteers, was killed in action at Fort Wagner, S.C.
Processing Action (note)
  • Surveyed
  • Cataloging updated
Call Number
MssCol 2647
Author
Russell, Cabot Jackson, 1844-1863.
Title
Cabot Jackson Russell papers, 1859-1865.
Restricted Access
Restricted access; Manuscripts and Archives Division; Permit must be requested at the division indicated.
Summary
Collection consists of letters from Russell to his father, William C. Russell, concerning his schooldays in Boston, his introduction into the Army in 1862, and his subsequent military career. Also, letters and materials, 1863-1865, from officers and men relating to Russell's death; and letters, 1863, about President Lincoln. Correspondents include J.M. Forbes, Garth James, Henry James, Sr., Francis Lieber, and George L. Stearns.
Biography
Cabot Jackson Russell (1844-1863), Captain of Company H of the 54th Regiment of the Massachusetts Colored Volunteers, was killed in action at Fort Wagner, S.C.
Added Author
Russell, William C.
Forbes, John Murray, 1813-1898.
James, Garth Wilkinson, 1845-1883.
James, Henry, 1843-1916.
Lieber, Francis, 1800-1872.
Stearns, Geo. L. (George Luther), 1809-1867.
LCCN
ms 71000355
Research Call Number
MssCol 2647
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