Johnson, Charles N., Papers

Charles N. Johnson Papers, 1862-1868 Ms.1989.032


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Repository
Special Collections and University Archives, Virginia Tech
Identification
Ms.1989.032
Title
Charles N. Johnson Papers1862-1868
Quantity
0.1 Cubic Feet 1 folder
Creator
Johnson, Charles N.
Language
The materials in the collection are in English.
Abstract
Charles N. Johnson was a private in the 15th Iowa Volunteer Regiment, Company C, during the American Civil War. The papers include eight letters to Johnson's mother (1862, n.d.); his discharge papers (April 20, 1865); his marriage license (1868); and photographs.

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Preferred Citation

Researchers wishing to cite this collection should include the following information: [identification of item], [box], [folder], Charles N. Johnson Papers, Ms1989-032, Special Collections and University Archives, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Va.

Source of Acquisition

The collection was acquired by Special Collections and University Archives prior to 2001.

Processing Information

The collection is unprocessed. Minimal description was completed prior to 2001.


Biographical Note

Charles N. Johnson was a private in the 15th Iowa Volunteer Regiment, Company C, during the American Civil War.

Source: "Johnson, Charles" entry, National Park Service's Civil War Soldier Database, https://www.nps.gov/civilwar/search-soldiers-detail.htm?soldierId=DAC1B7AC-DC7A-DF11-BF36-B8AC6F5D926A

Scope and Content

The Charles N. Johnson Papers include eight letters from St. Louis, Missouri, and Corinth, Tennessee, to his mother (1862, n.d.); his discharge papers from the Union Army during the American Civil War (April 20, 1865); his marriage license (1868); and photographs of himself and his family.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

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

Rights Statement for Archival Description

The guide to the Charles N. Johnson Papers by Special Collections and University Archives, Virginia Tech, is licensed under a CC0 (https://creativecommons.org/share-your-work/public-domain/cc0/).

Container List

folder 1
Papers
1862-1868