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Title Diary of Thomas S. Bell, January 1862 and September 1862.
Object Name Diary
Creator Bell, Thomas S.
Scope & Content Diary of Thomas S. Bell, January 1862 and September 1862. Account from Camp Union near Annapolis, Maryland. Includes pen sketches of camp. Bell, the son of Judge Bell, was killed at Antietam, Sept. 17, 1862. Also includes his copy of "The Soldier's Pocket Manual of Devotions." Note: Bells' handwriting is extremely small (1/16") and difficult to read without magnification.
Collection Diary Collection
Extent 1 volume