A Guide to the George J. Schmutz Papers, c.1868-1926 Schmutz, George J. Papers Ms1992-047

A Guide to the George J. Schmutz Papers, c.1868-1926

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Collection Number Ms1992-047


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Collection Number
George J. Schmutz Papers, c.1868-1926
Physical Characteristics
0.3 cu. ft. 1 box
Schmutz, George J.

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Scope and Content

Two volumes of family history, poetry, political and opinion pieces, and Schmutz's Civil War memoirs, with Schmutz's original writings as well as material he copied from published sources. Includes a history of the 188th Regiment Pennsylvania Infantry Volunteers during the Civil War copied from  History of Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-1865 by Samuel P. Bates with additional details and notes by Schmutz.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

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