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Lemuel Ratcliff Civil War letter

Lemuel Ratcliff Civil War Letter

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Finding aid for the Lemuel Ratcliff Civil War Letter

MSS.11.76

Butler Center for Arkansas Studies
100 Rock Street
Little Rock, Arkansas, 72201
(501) 320-5700



Repository: Butler Center for Arkansas Studies
Creator:Ratcliff, Lemuel, 1836-1864
Title: Lemuel Ratcliff Civil War Letter
Dates: 1863
Quantity: 0.21 Linear feet
Abstract:This collection consists of a letter written by Lemuel Ratcliff while serving with the 24th Iowa Infantry.
Identification: MSS.11.76
Language: English

Arrangement

This collection is arranged topically.


Scope and Contents

This collection consists of a letter written by Lemuel Ratcliff while serving with the 24th Iowa Infantry.


Biographical Note

Lemuel Ratcliff was born in 1836, in Morgan County, Ohio, the son of Benjamin and Martha Ratcliff. He was married to Rebecca Stubbs and living in Springville, Iowa, when he enlisted in the army. He mustered in to Company H of the 24th Iowa Infantry on September 3, 1862. He died of disease at Malta, Ohio, on January 15, 1864.


Index Terms

This record series is indexed under the following controlled access subject terms.

Arkansas -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865.
Helena (Ark.)
Ratcliff, Lemuel, 1836-1864
United States. Army. Iowa Infantry Regiment, 24th. (1862-1865)

Restrictions

Restrictions on Access

Unrestricted access.

Restrictions on Use

Non-circulating, in-house use only.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Lemuel Ratcliff Civil War Letter, MSS 11-76, Butler Center for Arkansas Studies, Arkansas Studies Institute

Acquisition Information

Purchased, 2011


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