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Cassius J. Waite diary

Cassius J. Waite diary

Descriptive Summary

Title: Cassius J. Waite diary
Creator: Waite, Cassius J., 1847-
Inclusive Dates: 1864 March 26-September 27
Language(s): English
Extent: 0.1 Linear Feet (1 folder)
Collection Number: ms3903
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Cassius J. Waite was a Union Army private of the New York 123rd Regiment, Company K.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of a Civil War diary written by Cassius J. Waite. It is bound in black leather with a gilt stamped folding flap, dated 1864. Waite records the march under General William T. Sherman from Chattanooga to Atlanta during the spring and summer of 1864.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Cassius J. Waite diary, ms 3903, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2014.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Atlanta Campaign, 1864.
Soldiers -- New York (State)
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865.
United States. Army. New York Infantry Regiment, 123rd (1862-1865). Company H
Waite, Cassius J., 1847-

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