Davis E. Castle journals  1864-1865
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   Container / Location    Title
Box   1.4 Schoff Civil War Diaries and Journals  
Davis E. Castle journal,  1864 January 01-1865 April 21 [series]:
 
  January 1864 [subseries]:
 
New Years Day sobriety
 
Rebel estates confiscated
 
Prisoner exchange
 
Beast Ben Butler
 
N.C. political upheavals
 
 February 1864 [subseries]:
 
Reconnaissance
 
Library of Congress research
 
Furlough
 
 March 1864 [subseries]:
 
Trains behind schedule
 
Vallandigham
 
Colonel's cruel death
 
View of enemy position
 
Consolidation of troops
 
 April 1864 [subseries]:
 
Politics
 
Horse race
 
Surrender of Plymouth
 
Burnside's movements
 
  May 1864-August 1864 [subseries]:
 
[May through Aug contains a daily log of the Army of the Potomac's campaigns, entries being written in Culpepper Courthouse, Leary's House, Bethesda Church, and Avery's House, Va. These entries have not been separately described]
 
 September 1864 [subseries]:
 
Atlanta falls
 
 1864 election
 
Draft
 
Furlough to Massachusetts
 
3rd Battle of Winchester
 
  October 1864 [subseries]:
 
Battle of Cedar Creek
 
 November 1864 [subseries]:
 
Maryland emancipation
 
 1864 election
 
  January 1865 [subseries]:
 
Arrest of Senator Foote
 
Crumbling Confederacy
 
Smithsonian Institution
 
Gen. Grant's new home
 
Murder in Treasury Building
 
14th Amendment
 
 February 1865 [subseries]:
 
 March 1865 [subseries]:
 
14th Amendment ratification
 
Deserters
 
Inauguration of Lincoln
 
Sheridan's victories
 
Sherman's progress
 
 April 1865 [subseries]:
 
Lee surrenders
 
Lincoln's death and funeral
 
Assassination attempts on Cabinet members