Finding aid only for Manuscripts Small Collection 2589. Typescript copy (done in 1911) of Marcus Bearden DeWitt’s pocket memorandum book from March-June 1863, then May 1865, chronicling conditions during the Civil War, including camp life, travel, family visits, and religion. Also includes “A Sketch of My Life,” a short autobiography written by DeWitt, and a memorial written by one of his children.
History | Military History | Religion | United States History
Folklife Archives, Manuscripts &, "DeWitt, Marcus Bearden, 1835-1901 (SC 2589)" (2012). MSS Finding Aids. Paper 2286.