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C. P. Lacey diary and cased image

C. P. Lacey diary and cased image

Descriptive Summary

Title: C. P. Lacey diary and cased image
Creator: Lacey, C. P.
Inclusive Dates: 1864
Language(s): English
Extent: 1 folder(s)
Collection Number: ms3586
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

C. P. Lacey was enlisted in Company B, 55th Illinois Volunteers, U.S. Army, and served during the Civil War.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of a Civil War diary of C. P. Lacey from January-November 1864. Lacey writes of frequent battles, including Resaca, Georgia, and of approaching and battling towards Atlanta, Georgia. The collection also includes a cased photograph on glass of Lacey as an older man.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

C. P. Lacey diary and cased image, ms3586, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2016.

General Notes

This collection has been digitized and is available online as part of America's Turning Point: Documenting the Civil War Experience in Georgia.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Georgia -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives.
Lacey, C. P. -- Diaries

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Diary and cased image Access Online