- Existence: 1835 - 1908
Found in 1 Collection or Record:
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.
- Subject: United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 X