Author:SCHILLER B. HERMANN

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1891 ORIGINAL MANUSCRIPT TRAVEL DIARY OF ONE MAN'S SOJOURN TO THE BATTLEFIELDS OF VIRGINIA AND PENNSYLVANIA 25 YEARS AFTER BROTHER FOUGHT BROTHER IN THE CIVIL WAR

By: SCHILLER B. HERMANN

Price: $1,595.99

Publisher: PHILADELPHIA VALLEY FORGE VIRGINIA, 1891

Seller ID: 0002197

Condition: Good+


On offer is a fascinating, original, historic 1891 manuscript relic of one man's sojourn 25 years after the fact to many of the Civil War's battle sites. Handwritten by Schiller B. Hermann, as identified on the front cover plus his business card tucked in from Portland, Oregon he was the son of Oregon politician, Binger Hermann (1843-1926.) From April through May he writes in a 3" x 4.5" book 40 or so pages of notes first visiting Philadelphia and Valley Forge. The other entries for the most part center on the Civil War battlefields in Virginia. He describes the sites 25 years on with ... View more info