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Title Their patriotic duty [electronic resource] : the Civil War letters of the Evans family of Brown County, Ohio / edited by Robert F. Engs & Corey M. Brooks ; original transcriptions by Joseph Shelton Evans, Jr.

Imprint New York : Fordham University Press, 2007.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description xxiii, 410 p., [8] p. of plates : ill., maps.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Evans family tree -- Introduction -- "I have seen the elephant" : February 1862-April 1862 -- "We can endure" : May 1862-April 1863 -- "The duty imposed upon us" : May 1863-November 1863 -- "Forced into a responsible position" : December 1863-November 1864 -- "I am ready for them to give up" : January 1865-April 1865 -- "To lay aside all prejudice"? : May 1865-January 1866 -- Epilogue -- Timeline.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Evans, Andrew, 1809-1879 -- Correspondence.
Evans, Samuel, 1834-1910 -- Correspondence.
Evans family -- Correspondence.
United States. Army. Ohio Infantry Regiment, 70th (1861-1865)
United States. Army. Colored Infantry Regiment, 59th (1864-1866)
Soldiers -- Ohio -- Brown County -- Correspondence.
Brown County (Ohio) -- Social life and customs -- 19th century.
Ohio -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Social aspects.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Social aspects.
Brown County (Ohio) -- Biography.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Engs, Robert Francis.
Brooks, Corey M.
Evans, Joseph S.
ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780823227846 (cloth alk. paper)
0823227847 (cloth alk. paper)

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