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Grand Army of the Republic Museum and Library muster rolls collection

circa 1862-1865, 0.8 linear feet

02

This is a finding aid. It is a description of archival material held at the Grand Army of the Republic Civil War Museum and Library. Unless otherwise noted, the materials described below are physically available in our reading room, and not digitally available through the web.

Summary Information

Repository:
Grand Army of the Republic Civil War Museum and Library
Creator:
United States. Army.
Title:
Grand Army of the Republic Museum and Library muster rolls collection
Date:
circa 1862-1865
Call Number:
02
Extent:
0.8 Linear feet
General Physical Description note:
2 document boxes
Language:
English
Abstract:
These muster-in and muster-out rolls are for individuals (or, at most, four soldiers) entering or leaving the Union Army.
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Biography/History

During the American Civil War (1861-1865), muster rolls were records of soldiers entering or exiting military service.

Scope and Contents

These muster-in and muster-out rolls are for individuals (or several soldiers) entering or leaving the Union Army.

Administrative Information

Publication Information

Grand Army of the Republic Civil War Museum and Library

Finding Aid Author

Finding aid prepared by Celia Caust-Ellenbogen and Michael Gubicza through the Historical Society of Pennsylvania's Hidden Collections Initiative for Pennsylvania Small Archival Repositories

Sponsor

This preliminary finding aid was created as part of the Historical Society of Pennsylvania's Hidden Collections Initiative for Pennsylvania Small Archival Repositories. The HCI-PSAR project was made possible by a grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.

Access Restrictions

Contact Grand Army of the Republic Museum and Library for information about accessing this collection.

Immediate Source of Acquisition Note

Gift of Rita DeLaurentis in memory of Robert Emmett O'Connor.

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Controlled Access Headings

Geographic Name(s)
  • Pennsylvania
Subject(s)
  • Soldiers
  • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865

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