A Guide to the Conrad C. Badger Letter, 1864 Badger, Conrad C., Letter Ms1989-104

Conrad C. Badger Letter, 1864

A Collection in
Special Collections
Collection Number Ms1989-104


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Repository
Special Collections, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, Va.
Collection Number
Ms1989-104
Title
Conrad C. Badger Letter, 1864
Physical Characteristics
1 folder; 0.1 cu. ft.
Creator
Conrad C. Badger
Language
English
Abstract
Letter from Badger in New Hampshire to his mother.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

Collection is open to research.

Use Restrictions

Permission to publish from the Conrad C. Badger Letter must be obtained from Special Collections, Virginia Tech.

Preferred Citation

Researchers wishing to cite this collection should include the following information: Conrad C. Badger Letter, Ms1989-104, Special Collections, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, Va.

Acquisition Information

The Conrad C. Badger Letter was purchased by Special Collections in 1989.

Alternate Form Available

Images (gifs) of the letter are available on the Special Collections website. See the "Contents List" below for links to the images.

Processing Information

The processing, arrangement, and description of the Conrad C. Badger Letter commenced and was completed in 1989. Additional description was completed before 2008 and in February 2010.


Scope and Content

The collection contains a letter from a Union soldier, Conrad C. Badger, in the Civil War writing his mother from Nashua, New Hampshire. Badger writes that he intends to enlist in the 6th New Hampshire Regiment as a nurse after trying to get positions with surgeons in two other regiments. Records indicate that Badger was at one point a private with Company I.

Arrangement

The collection is arranged by material type.

Index Terms

    Subjects:

  • Civil War
  • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865

Contents List

Folder 1
Letter, 1864.