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Fellows, Enoch Q. (fl. 1843-1918) Diary entry?

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02745.004 Author/Creator: Fellows, Enoch Q. (fl. 1843-1918) Place Written: s.l. Type: Autograph manuscript Date: Pagination: 3 p. ; 21.5 x 32.5 cm.

Summary of Content: He begins with when he first enlisted as a private in 1861. He mentions meeting the president who calls them the best equipped regiment. He talks about joining the Knoxville Expedition. There was a skirmish at Conrad's Ferry lasting two days. Eventually they end up in Charleston where they are mustered out. On Aug. 10th, 1861 he is appointed Colonel.

People: Fellows, Enoch Q

Historical Era: Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1877

Subjects: Soldier's LetterCivil WarMilitary HistoryUnion ForcesUnion Soldier's LetterPresidentSoldier's DiaryConfederate States of America

Sub Era: The American Civil War

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