United States. Army. Maine Infantry Regiment, 20th (1862-1865)
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Box — Box 023: Series US-MeSA-15-1500 [Barcode: 46350]
Scope and Contents From the Schedule/Series: This material primarily consists of incoming correspondence from officers of the various Maine units, addressed to either the Adjutant General of Maine or the three Governors who held office during the Civil War. While much of it deals with the mechanical routines of running a regiment, the material can give researchers a unique insight into how the volunteer regiments worked – or, in some cases, failed to work. Often beset by regimental politics as well as civilian political interest,...
Dates: 1861-04-01 - 1867-08-09
File — Box 002: Series US-MeSA-7-102 [Barcode: 336781], Folder: 074
Scope and Contents From the Schedule/Series: This series regards records on policies and issues from various federal/state/local departments or agencies, from the Office of the Governor, or other sources and add value in understanding policy decisions, actions, and initiatives that have significant historical value. Records include but not limited to: general files, memos, correspondence, and information on state agency activities. Examples of significant historical value would include major reforms of departments (such as merging...