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Conrad Lewis Diehl Papers,1863-1898

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Title

Conrad Lewis Diehl Papers

Date

1863-1898

Repository

The Filson Historical Society Special Collections Louisville, Kentucky 40208 USA

Conditions Governing Access note

Open to researchers.

Preferred Citation Note

[Identification of item], Conrad Lewis Diehl Papers, 1863-1898, Special Collections, The Filson Historical Society, Louisville.

Extent

3 items

Scope and Content

A private in the 15th Regiment of the Pennsylvania Cavalry during the Civil War. Includes a thirty-one page memoir which gives a day by day account of the 15th Regiment's march from Carlisle, Pennsylvania through Louisville to Murfreesboro, Tennessee, including the Battle of Stones River. There is also a brief description of Louisville as it was in 1862. Also includes a humorous address to the Whist Club in Louisville on 7 May 1898 on E.C. Bohne and an undated speech on bass fishing

Subjects

  • Bohne, Ernest Christian, 1840-1909.
  • United States-- History-- Civil War, 1861-1865-- Cavalry operations-- Sources.
  • United States-- History-- Civil War, 1861-1865-- Personal narratives.
  • United States.-- Army.-- Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment, 15th (1862 -1865)
  • Whist Club (Louisville, Kentucky)

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