Author:Private J. McClelland

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1861 HANDWRITTEN MANUSCRIPT CIVIL WAR DIARY, JOURNAL AND MUSTER OF THE NEW YORK STATE MILITIA ANSWERING PRESIDENT LINCOLN'S CALL TO PUT DOWN THE INSURRECTION

By: Private J. McClelland

Price: $4,545.99

Publisher: ALBANY, New York, 1861

Seller ID: 000671

Condition: Good+


On offer is a significant 1861 Albany, New York, REPUBLICAN ARTILLERY COMPANY, 25th REGIMENT, Company A, New York State Militia [NYSM] handwritten Civil War diary and journal completed by Private J. McClelland. On April 15th, 1861 President Lincoln called on the States to provide 75,000 militia men to meet the call of insurrection for a total of 3 months of duty. The 25th Regiment, Company A, NEW YORK STATE MILITIA was called up to answer President Lincoln request. This sensational artifact begins April 22 1861 to May 25th, 1861, nineteen pages text. For the most part it is written in one hand... View more info