Hewey, George diary (1865)

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Creator:Hewey, George
Creator:Hicks, Joyce
Creator:Thornton, Linda
Title:Hewey, George diary (1865)

This is the 75 page diary of George Hewey who served with the 7th Maine Light Artillery Battery during the Civil War. The diary contains Hewey's daily entries for 1865, and includes descriptions of the Union Army's siege of Petersburg, Virginia and the Confederate retreat and surrender.

Box 1, File 3

Local identification number: RG 509

Local identification number: Hewey.tif

Subjects:Hewey, George | United States. Army. Maine Light Artillery Battery, 7th (1862-1865) | United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 | Petersburg (Va.)--History--Siege, 1864-1865 | Maine | Virginia
Collection:Auburn University Libraries' Civil War Diaries
Institution:Auburn University Libraries
Contributors:Auburn University. Library. Special Collections and Archives
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George Hewey Papers, Auburn University Libraries. Special Collections and Archives.

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Persistent Link to Item:http://content.lib.auburn.edu/cdm/ref/collection/civil/id/23352