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Smedley, Edward



  • Existence: 1835 - 1908

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Edward Smedley diary

Identifier: HC.MC-975-01-073

Diary of Edward Smedley, written while at the conscript barracks in Philadelphia after being drafted for the American Civil War. Entries describe Smedley's experiences as a drafted soldier and non-combatant prisoner in Philadelphia, including religious reflection, visits from family members, and military preparations.

Dates: 1863

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  • Subject: Nonviolence X