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From Huntsville, Alabama, John N. Bradford, of the Fourth Minnesota Regiment, writes to his wife, Libbie Bradford, telling of the cost of food and the welcomed variety of food supplies for the army – March 31, 2014

March 31, 2014 - 9:00am -- Anonymous (not verified)

From Huntsville, Alabama, John N. Bradford, of the Fourth Minnesota Regiment, writes to his wife, Libbie Bradford, telling of the cost of food and the welcomed variety of food supplies for the army.
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Diary entry by Thomas Montgomery of the 7th Minnesota Regiment, Company K, written from St. Louis, Missouri – March 30, 1864

March 30, 2014 - 9:00am -- Anonymous (not verified)

Clear, pleasant and a very beautiful day. Usual routine of duties. Nothing remarkable [tra…] Escorting prisoners & patrolling[.]

“A Garrison of 400 Men made Prisoners–Outposts to be Abandoned” and “News Items”, The Stillwater Messenger – March 29, 1864

March 29, 2014 - 9:00am -- Anonymous (not verified)

“Soda Fountain Scene”

March 28, 2014 - 9:30am -- Anonymous (not verified)

“Soda Fountain Scene”

Diary entries by Matthew Marvin – March 28, 1864

March 28, 2014 - 9:00am -- Anonymous (not verified)

Diary entries by Matthew Marvin, Corporal in the 1st Minnesota Regiment who was wounded at Gettysburg. Marvin is convalescing at the United States Marine Hospital in Chicago, Illinois. From March 25 through the 28 Marvin has been writing conclusions in the blank spaces of his diary. On March 28 he writes: “Weather Lowery snow & Rain[.] {No.

American Indian Collections Outreach

March 27, 2014 - 12:25pm -- Anonymous (not verified)

Our very own Ben Gessner, Associate for American Indian and Fine Arts Collections, is the featured member on Connecting to Collections. He shares details about his work with American Indian material culture and the importance of working with the community. The full interview is great and can be read on the Connecting to Collections web site.

Fiddle-Bow Bill postcard

March 27, 2014 - 9:30am -- Anonymous (not verified)

Fiddle-Bow Bill postcard

“Plots to Assassinate or Kidnap President Lincoln,” and “The Spring Campaign,” Saint Paul Daily Press – March 27, 1864

March 27, 2014 - 9:00am -- Anonymous (not verified)

Mug used by Ann Bancroft

March 26, 2014 - 9:30am -- Anonymous (not verified)

Mug used by Ann Bancroft

“The President’s Proclamation: The Draft to Take Place in April,” “State Military Items,” and “News of Our Own State,” Rochester City Post – March 26, 1864

March 26, 2014 - 9:00am -- Anonymous (not verified)

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