A Guide to the Jeremiah T. Lockwood Collection, 1862-1923 Lockwood, Jeremiah T. Collection Ms2019-030

A Guide to the Jeremiah T. Lockwood Collection, 1862-1923

A Collection in
Special Collections and University Archives
Collection Number Ms2019-030


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2019 (CC0 1.0)

Processed by: AnnRea Fowler, Student Assistant and Kira A. Dietz, Archivist, Special Collections and University Archives

Repository
Special Collections and University Archives, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Va.
Collection Number
Ms2019-030
Title
Jeremiah T. Lockwood Collection, 1862-1923
Physical Characteristics
0.1 Cubic Feet 1 folder
Creator
Lockwood, Jeremiah, Talcott, 1846-1925
Language
Materials in this collection are in English.
Abstract
The Jeremiah T. Lockwood Collection includes CDV portraits of Lockwood and his comrades and hospital passes and picket passes. The photographs date from 1862-1923.

Administrative Information

Use Restrictions

Permission to publish material from the Jeremiah T. Lockwood Collection must be obtained from Special Collections, Virginia Tech.

Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research.

Preferred Citation

Researchers wishing to cite this collection should include the following information: Jeremiah T. Lockwood Collection, Ms2019-030, Special Collections, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Va.

Acquisition Information

The Jeremiah T. Lockwood Collection was purchased by Special Collections in 2017.

Processing Information

The processing, arrangement, and description of the Jeremiah T. Lockwood Collection was completed in June 2019.


Biographical Note

Jeremiah Talcott Lockwood was born on November 3, 1846 in New Canaan, CT. He enlisted into the Co, A of the 4th New York Heavy Artillery on August 28, 1862. During his service, he carried photos of his parents. He was wounded on June 18, 1864 in Petersburg when a bullet hit him as the army advanced. He was discharged from military service after three years of service on August 28, 1865. Following the war, Lockwood was a furniture dealer and undertaker. He married Louisa Carpenter. They had one son, Richard C. Lockwood. Richard served in the U.S. Army in France during WWI. He died in 1925.

Special Collections and University Archives also contains small collection of additional biographical information in the accession file about Lockwood, available by request.

Scope and Content

The Jeremiah T. Lockwood Collection includes CDV portraits and passes including hospital passes and picket passes. Portraits include Lockwood as a soldier during the Civil War, the portraits of his mother and father that he carried throughout his service in the Civil War, reunions of McKeel Post at GAR events, and Lockwood in front of multiple Civil War monuments, and a portrait of him in his Civil War uniform and his son, Richard, in his WWI U.S. Army uniform. The photographs date from 1862-1923.


Index Terms

    Subjects:

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

Rights Statements for Archival Description

The guide to the Jeremiah T. Lockwood Collection] by Special Collections and University Archives, Virginia Tech, is licensed under a CC0 (https://creativecommons.org/share-your-work/public-domain/cc0/).

Contents List

Folder 1
Images and military passes, 1862-1923

Significant Persons Associated With the Collection

  • Lockwood, Jeremiah, Talcott, 1846-1925