Hacker Brothers papers  1861-1988 (bulk 1861-1880)
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Partial Subject Index
Abel (Biblical character)
  • 1864 February 13
Absence without leave.
  • 1862 December 1
Ackerman, Conrad.
  • 1862 November 8
Advertising.
  • n.d. [1872?]
African-Americans.
  • 1861 September 4
  • 1862 February 1
  • 1862 February 18
Agriculture--Virginia.
  • 1862 May 30
Albright, Egbert F.
  • n.d.
Albright, S. Cornelia.
  • 1861
Alexander, Reuben.
  • 1862
Amicicide (Military Science)
  • [Winter 1862?]
Ann Arbor (Mich.)
  • 1865 January
Arlington (Va.)
  • 1861 July 28
Arlington (Va.)--Maps.
  • 1861 September 2
Armistices.
  • 1861 September 19
  • 1861 September 21-23
  • 1861 September 24-29
  • 1862 June 1
Arson.
  • 1862 November 20
  • n.d.
Art work.
  • 1862
Bacheler, Benjamin.
  • 1864 April 11
Bachelors.
  • [1862 June?]
Balloons.
  • 1861 September 8
  • 1861 September 30-October 6
  • 1861 October 6
  • 1862 May 4
Baltimore (Md.)--Description.
  • [1861 June]
Baptists.
  • 1865 December 20
Battle-cries.
  • 1863 April 26
Bayonets.
  • 1862 May 7
  • 1862 July 10
Beauregard, Pierre G. T., 1818-1893.
  • 1862 May 16
Bedding.
  • 1861 November 10
Berry, Hiram Gregory, 1824-1863.
  • 1862 May 12
  • 1862 May 14
Bible. N.T.
  • 1862
  • 1854
  • 1861
Bible. N.T. Matthew.
  • n.d.
Big Bethel (Va.)
  • 1862 April 7
Blankets.
  • 1861 November 18-24
Blue Springs (Tenn.), Skirmish near, 1863.
  • 1863 October 18
Bombardment.
  • 1862 January 12
  • 1862 April 18
  • 1862 April 25
Booth, John Wilkes, 1838-1865.
  • 1865 June 26
Brigading of Regiments.
  • 1861 September 7
Brothers--Death.
  • 1863 October 18
Bull Run, 1st Battle of, Va., 1861.
  • 1861 July 28
  • 1861 July 28
  • 1861 July 30
  • 1861 July 31
  • 1861 August 2, 3
  • [1861 August]
  • 1861 September 3
Burial.
  • 1862 June 7
  • 1862 June 9
Burlington and Missouri River Rail Road Company.
  • n.d. [1872?]
Burns, William Wallach, 1825-1892.
  • 1862 November 23
Burnside, Ambrose Everett, 1824-1881.
  • 1862 November 29
  • 1863 January 3
  • 1863 March 27
  • 1864 February 13
  • 1864 May 3
Camp followers.
  • 1861 August 6
Camp life.
  • 1861 December 25-26
  • [1862 June 7]
Camp Mansfield (D.C.)
  • 1861 June 23
Camps (Military)--Michigan.
  • 1861 May 30
  • 1861 June 4
Camps (Military)--Virginia.
  • 1861 September 8-10
  • 1861 November 16-17
  • 1861 November 29-December 5
Cemeteries--Virginia.
  • 1862 March 2
Censorship.
  • 1861 July 25
Chandler, Zachariah, 1813-1879.
  • 1861 November 18-24
  • 1861 December 8
Christmas.
  • 1861 December 25
Church.
  • 1862 November 29
Cigarettes.
  • n.d.
Civilians--Kentucky--Civil War, 1861-1865.
  • 1863 March 27
Civilians--Maryland--Civil War, 1861-1865.
  • 1861 June 12
Civilians--Virginia--Civil War, 1861-1865.
  • 1861 October 5
  • 1861 November 4-5
  • 1862 January 22
  • 1862 November 20
  • 1864 February 13
Columbia (Ky.)
  • 1863 May 15
Confederate States of America. Army--Officers.
  • 1861 August 11
Confederate States of America. Army--Supplies and stores.
  • 1861 July 28
  • 1861 September 3
Cookery.
  • [1862 June?]
Cookery, Military.
  • 1861 October 6
  • [1861 October]
  • 1861 November 10
  • 1862 May 20
Copperhead (Nickname)
  • 1862 February 11
  • 1863 April 5
  • 1863 April 18
Corn fields--Louisiana.
  • 1863 June 27
Courtship.
  • [1862 June 7]
Currency.
  • 1862 April 2
  • 1862 November 4
Dead.
  • 1861 August 20
  • 1862 June 7
  • 1863 November 27
Death.
  • 1861 September 28
Death--Poetry.
  • n.d.
  • n.d.
  • n.d.
Debates and debating--Societies, etc.
  • 1862 January 5
Deserters, Military--Confederate States of America.
  • 1862 March 28
Douglas, Stephen A., 1813-1861.
  • 1861 June 4
Draft.
  • 1862 July 14
  • 1863 February 26
  • 1863 March 13
Draft Riot, New York, N.Y., 1863.
  • 1864 April 20
Dreams.
  • 1861 November 30-December 1
Drill and minor tactics.
  • 1861 December 25
  • n.d.
Dysentery.
  • 1863 February 9
Dysentery--Treatment.
  • 1862 May 20
Education.
  • n.d.
Emancipation Proclamation.
  • 1862 September 27
  • 1862 November 8
English language--Dialects--Southern states.
  • 1862 February 1
Executions and executioners.
  • 1861 September 8
  • 1861 September 29
Explosives, Military--Accidents.
  • 1863 June 10
Farming.
  • 1862 September 26
  • 1862 October 24
Fatalism.
  • 1863 January 5
Fighting.
  • 1864 May 25
Finances.
  • 1863 April 26
  • n.d.
Firearms.
  • 1861 December 13-16
  • 1861 December 22
  • 1862 January 17
  • 1862 January 22
  • 1862 February 11
  • 1862 February 15
  • 1862 March 2
  • 1862 June 21
  • n.d.
Food.
  • 1861 November 25-29
  • 1861 December 28
Foraging--Virginia.
  • 1861 November 9
  • n.d.
Fort Albany (Va.)
  • n.d.
Fort Lyon (Va.)
  • 1861 October 26
  • 1863 June 10
Fort Monroe (Va.)
  • 1862 March 17
Fort Washington (Va.)
  • 1862 March 17
Fortifications.
  • 1861 September 8
Fourth of July.
  • 1861 July 5, 10
Fredericksburg, Battle of, 1862.
  • 1862 December 18
  • 1862 December 18
  • 1863 January 3
Fremont, John, ca., 1813-1890.
  • 1861 September 3
  • 1861 September 24-29
Funeral rites and ceremonies.
  • 1861 September 4
  • 1861 November 25-29
  • 1863 August 21
Gettysburg, Battle of, 1863.
  • 1863 August 10
Gettysburg Campaign, 1863.
  • 1863 June 10
Grant, Ulysses S., 1822-1885.
  • 1864 May 25
Greene, George Sears, 1801-1899.
  • n.d.
Greenville (Tenn.), Skirmish near, 1863.
  • 1863 October 18
Guerrillas--Kentucky.
  • 1863 May 31
Hacker, Barbara Woll.
  • 1863 February 26
  • 1863 March 4
  • 1863 March 6
Hacker, Frank.
  • n.d.
Hacker, George.
  • 1865 June 26
Hacker, Philip W., 1835-1863--Death.
  • 1863 February 26
Hacker, Philip W., 1835-1863.
  • 1861 October 17
  • 1863 January 14
  • 1863 February 9, 22
  • 1863 February 12-13
  • 1863 February 16
  • 1863 February 26
  • 1863 February 27
  • 1863 March 23
  • 1863 October 18
  • 1864 January 26
  • 1864 February 18
  • 1864 April 11
  • n.d.
  • 1862? May 6
  • [1862 June?]
  • [after October 1862]
  • n.d.
  • 1862
Hacker, Rohloff C., ca.1843-1863.
  • 1863 April 29
  • 1864 February 13
  • 1864 March 21
  • 1864 April 4
  • 1864 May 3
  • 1864 July 25
  • n.d.
  • 1854
  • 1856
  • 1861
Hacker, Rohloff C., ca.1843-1863--Death.
  • 1863 December 18
Hacker, William.
  • 1864 May 5
Hampton (Va.)
  • 1862 March 17
Hathaway, Dwight.
  • 1863 January 13
Heintzelman, Samuel Peter, 1805-1880.
  • 1861 December 17-22
  • 1862 February 15
  • 1862 June 21
  • 1862 July 14
Homesickness.
  • 1861 October 26
Hooker, Joseph, 1814-1879.
  • 1863 February 5
Hunting.
  • 1863 October 18
Johnson, Andrew, 1808-1875.
  • 1866 September 13
  • 1865 December 20
Kearny, Philip, 1815-1862.
  • 1862 May 12
Kirk, Newton T.
  • 1864 May 10
  • 1864 August 30
Knoxville Campaign, 1863.
  • 1863 September 29
  • 1863 October 18
  • 1863 October 18
Letters.
  • 1861 December 19
Letters--Psychological aspects.
  • 1861 December 25-26
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865.
  • 1861 July 25
  • 1861 November 24
  • 1864 May 3
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865--Assassination.
  • 1865 April 23
  • 1865 June 26
Louisville Journal (Newspaper)
  • 1863 April 26
Lowe, Thaddeus, 1832-1913.
  • 1861 September 8
Macomber, Dexter.
  • n.d.
Marches--Kentucky.
  • 1863 June 1-21
Marches--Virginia.
  • 1862 April 7
Married people.
  • 1862 October 24
Martial law--Maryland--Baltimore.
  • [1861 June]
Maryland--Description and travel.
  • [1861 June]
  • 1863 April 18
McClellan, George Brinton, 1826-1885.
  • 1861 September 21-23
  • 1861 September 24-29
  • 1861 November 18-24
  • 1861 November 24
  • 1861 December 14
  • 1862 April 7
  • 1862 April 16
  • 1862 April 18
  • 1862 April 21
  • 1862 April 21
  • 1862 April 25
  • 1862 May 4
  • 1862 May 12
  • 1862 May 16
  • 1862 June 5
  • 1862 November 29
  • [1862?] May 28
  • 1864 October 24
  • n.d.
McDowell, Irvin, 1818-1885.
  • 1861 September 30-October 6
Measles.
  • 1862 February 11
  • 1862 February 24
Methodists.
  • 1865 December 20
Mexicans.
  • [1865] September 24
Military discipline.
  • 1861 October 6
Mississippi River--Description and travel.
  • 1863 June 1-21
Monitor (Ironclad)
  • 1862 March 22
Morale.
  • 1861 September 3
  • 1862 May 4
  • 1862 July 6
Mothers and sons.
  • 1861 September 28
Mount Vernon (Va.: Estate)--Description.
  • 1861 December 13-16
  • 1862 January 12
Mulligan, James Albert, 1830-1864.
  • 1861 September 3
Munsons' Hill (Va.)
  • 1861 September 28
  • 1861 November 18-24
Munson's Hill (Va.)--Description.
  • 1861 September 2
Murder.
  • 1861 August 30
Nelson, William, 1823-1862.
  • 1863 August 21
Neustrelitz (Germany)
  • 1877 September 16
  • 1877 October 20
  • 1879 March 31
  • 1879 September 25
  • 1880 February 12
  • Undated
Newspapers.
  • 1863 April 26
  • 1863 May 10
Ohio--Description and travel.
  • [1861 June]
Pain.
  • 1863 February 1
Parks--District of Columbia.
  • [1861 June]
Peace.
  • 1861 October 27-November 3
Peninsular Campaign, 1862.
  • 1862 April 16
  • 1862 April 18
  • 1862 June 13
Pennsylvania--Description and travel.
  • [1861 June]
Pensions, Military--Civil War, 1861-1865.
  • 1864 May 5
  • 1864 July 25
Photographers.
  • 1862 March 4
Picket duty.
  • 1861 September 4
  • 1861 September 8-10
  • 1861 September 14
  • 1861 November 10
  • 1861 November 29-December 5
  • 1861 November 30-December 1
  • 1863 January 6
Pillage.
  • 1861 July 28
Pillage--Virginia.
  • n.d.
Poe, Orlando Metcalfe, 1832-1895.
  • 1861 December 23-24
  • 1862 November 23
  • 1863 February 26
  • 1863 April 11
  • 1863 May 27
Poetry.
  • [1862 June 7]
Pohick Church (Va.), Skirmish at, 1862.
  • 1862 January 5
Politicians.
  • 1863 January 6
Porter, Fitz-John, 1822-1901.
  • 1862 June 26
Potatoes.
  • 1861 August 11
Presbyterians.
  • 1865 December 20
Presidents--Election--1864.
  • 1864 December 26
Presidents--United States--Election--1864.
  • 1864 November 16
Price, Sterling, 1809-1867.
  • 1861 September 3
Prisoners of War--Confederate States of America.
  • 1862 April 28
  • 1862 May 12
  • 1862 May 14
Psalms.
  • 1856
Punishment.
  • 1862 November 20
Real property--Iowa.
  • n.d. [1872?]
Real Property--Nebraska.
  • n.d. [1872?]
Reinterrment.
  • 1863 April 26
Religion.
  • 1863 October 28
Reporters and reporting.
  • 1861 July 28
  • 1861 July 30
Richardson, Israel Bush, 1815-1862.
  • [1861 August]
  • 1861 October 6
  • 1861 December 23-24
  • n.d.
Richmond (Va.)--Capture, 1865.
  • 1865 April 23
Road building.
  • 1862 April 21
Rumors.
  • 1862 March 13
Sabotage.
  • 1861 June 12
  • 1861 July 28
Schofield, John McAllister, 1831-1906.
  • 1864 February 13
Sermons.
  • n.d.
Seven Days Battles, 1862.
  • 1862 June 26
  • 1862 July 4
  • 1862 July 6
Sharpshooters.
  • 1863 September 9
Sheep.
  • 1862 October 24
  • 1862 October 30
Skirmishes.
  • 1862 December 12
Slang.
  • 1863 January 14
Slaughtering.
  • 1862 November 8
  • 1862 November 20
Slavery.
  • 1862 February 18
  • 1862 March 15-16
  • 1865 April 1
Slavery--Emancipation.
  • 1862 February 18
Slavery--Louisiana.
  • 1863 June 27
Slaves.
  • 1861 August 11
Smallpox.
  • 1862 February 8
  • 1863 April 15
  • 1864 April 11
Soldiers' bodies, Disposition of.
  • 1863 December 18
Soldiers--Alcohol.
  • 1861 December 17-22
  • 1861 December 25
  • 1863 June 1-21
Soldiers--Attitudes.
  • 1861 December 23-24
  • 1862 January 16
Soldiers--Confederate States of America.
  • [1861 August]
  • 1861 September 3
  • 1861 September 4
  • 1862 May 12
  • 1862 May 14
  • 1862 June 26
  • 1862 July 21
  • 1862 November 23
  • 1863 January 6
  • 1863 May 1
Soldiers--Death.
  • [1861 August]
  • 1862 April 7
  • 1862 April 25
  • 1863 February 1
  • 1863 December 18
Soldiers--Education.
  • 1861 December 28
Soldiers--Michigan.
  • 1862 June 13
Soldiers--Relations.
  • 1861 November 10
Soldiers--Religious life.
  • 1861 August 6
  • 1861 August 16
  • 1861 October 5
  • 1861 October 11
  • 1861 October 13
  • 1861 November 9
  • 1861 December 25-26
  • 1862 March 13
  • 1862 April 2
  • 1862 April 16
  • 1862 September 27
  • 1862 October 22
  • 1862 December 31
  • 1863 January 18
  • n.d.
Sons--Death.
  • 1864 May 10
  • 1864 August 30
  • n.d.
Spelling--Poetry.
  • n.d.
Spies.
  • 1861 July 25
State Teachers' Institute (Brighton, Mich.)
  • 1863 April 26
Stealing.
  • 1861 December 25-26
  • 1862 June 5
  • 1863 January 14
  • n.d.
Steam batteries.
  • 1863 February 16
Storms--Virginia.
  • 1861 November 3
Strategy.
  • [1862?] May 28
  • n.d.
Talon, John.
  • n.d.
Temperance.
  • 1861 August 20
Tents.
  • 1861 November 3
Terry, Henry Dwight, 1812-1869.
  • 1862 February 15
  • 1862 April 1
Texas--Description and travel.
  • [1865] September 24
Thanksgiving Day.
  • 1861 November 25-29
Tobacco.
  • n.d.
Tonsilectomy.
  • 1861 October 22-27
  • 1861 October 25
Typhus Fever.
  • 1866 September 13
Uniforms.
  • [1861 October]
United States. Army--Bands.
  • 1861 December 17-22
  • 1862 January 17
United States. Army--Barracks and quarters.
  • 1863 November 10
United States. Army--Chaplains.
  • 1861 December 25-26
United States. Army--Corrupt practices.
  • 1862 February 24
United States. Army--Enlistment.
  • 1861 September 28
United States. Army--Michigan Infantry Regiment, 15th.
  • 1864 May 25
United States. Army--Michigan Infantry Regiment, 5th--Uniforms.
  • 1861 December 13-16
United States. Army--Michigan troops--Relations.
  • 1862 January 17
  • 1862 February 11
  • 1862 February 11
United States. Army--Military life.
  • 1861 July 28
  • 1861 December 25-26
  • 1861 December 28
  • 1862 August 5
United States. Army--New York Infantry Regiment, 37th.
  • 1861 August 23
United States. Army--Officers.
  • 1861 August 6
  • 1861 September 3
  • 1861 September 9
  • 1862 February 11
  • 1862 February 15
  • 1862 June 13
  • 1863 July 26
  • 1863 August 31
United States. Army--Officers quarters.
  • 1862 November 4
United States. Army--Promotions.
  • 1863 May 23
United States. Army--Regiments--Relations.
  • 1863 March 13
United States. Army--Supplies and stores.
  • 1861 July 5, 10
  • 1861 July 31
  • 1861 September 3
  • 1861 September 8
  • [1861 October]
United States. Army--Uniforms.
  • 1862 February 2
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865.
  • 1862 February 18
  • 1864 April 20
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--African-Americans.
  • 1861 September 3
  • 1862 February 20
  • 1862 April 17
  • 1863 June 16
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Casualties (Statistics, etc.)
  • 1862 July 4
  • [1862 December?]
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Communications.
  • 1861 August 27
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Desertions.
  • 1865 April 1
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Health aspects.
  • 1862 February 8
  • 1862 February 11
  • 1863 July 26
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Hospitals.
  • 1861 November 24
  • 1862 September 16
  • 1862 September 23
  • 1862 December 31
  • 1863 January 13
  • 1863 May 1
  • 1863 September 5
  • 1863 December 19
  • [1866?] November 2
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Medical care.
  • 1861 October 21
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Participation, Afro-American.
  • 1863 June 16
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Participation, German-American.
  • 1861 November 24
  • 1861 December 14
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Participation, Juvenile.
  • 1862 April 2
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Prisoners and prisons.
  • 1864 May 25
  • 1865 April 1
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Reconnaisance operations.
  • n.d.
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Refugees.
  • 1861 August 27
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Scouts and scouting.
  • 1861 August 26
  • 1861 August 29
  • 1862 February 19
  • 1862 March 4
  • 1862 June 21
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Songs and music.
  • 1863 October 18
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--War work.
  • 1863 April 15
  • 1863 November 27
  • 1864 December 26
  • 1865 January
  • 1865 June 26
  • 1865 January 28
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Women.
  • 1861 August 2, 3
  • 1863 April 15
  • 1863 September 5
  • 1864 April 4
  • 1864 May 10
  • 1864 August 30
  • 1864 October 24
  • 1864 December 26
  • 1865 January
  • 1865 June 26
  • 1865 January 28
  • 1866 September 13
  • 1865 December 20
  • [1866?] November 2
Untied States. Army--Military life.
  • 1861 December 8
Vicksburg Campaign, 1863.
  • 1863 June 1-21
  • 1863 June 16
  • 1863 June 27
Vidette.
  • 1863 April 26
Virginia.
  • 1862 February 20
Virginia--Description and travel.
  • 1862 May 20
  • 1862 November 4
War.
  • 1861 December 23-24
  • 1862 May 16
  • 1862 August 5
  • 1863 February 1
War crimes.
  • 1861 August 2, 3
  • [1862 June?]
War damage.
  • 1861 September 8
War wounds.
  • 1862 May 14
  • 1862 May 30
  • 1862 December 31
  • 1862 December 31
  • 1863 January 13
  • 1863 January 14
  • 1863 January 26
  • 1864 February 13
War--Poetry.
  • n.d.
Warships.
  • 1862 March 22
Washington (D.C)
  • 1861 July 5, 10
Weekly, John.
  • 1862 December 1
Wells, George.
  • [1862 June 7]
Wheelock, Julia Susan, b. 1833.
  • 1863 April 18
  • 1864 April 20
  • 1864 October 24
  • 1865 April 23
Wilderness, Battle of, 1864.
  • 1864 May 25
Williamsburg, Battle of, 1862.
  • 1862 May 7
  • 1862 May 12
  • 1863 May 5
Williamsburg (Va.)
  • 1862 May 14
Williamsburg (Va.) Battlefield.
  • 1862 May 12
Wine--Prices.
  • n.d.
Wise, Henry Alexander, 1806-1876.
  • 1862 March 17
Woll, Chester.
  • n.d.
Woll, Martin.
  • 1863 January 13
Woll, Mary.
  • n.d.
Women--Michigan.
  • 1862 February 1
Women--Virginia.
  • 1862 February 1
Wool, John E., 1784-1869.
  • 1862 March 17
  • 1862 March 22
Yorktown (Va.)--History--Siege, 1862.
  • 1862 April 21
  • 1862 April 21
  • 1862 April 23
  • 1862 April 25
  • 1862 April 27
  • 1862 May 4
  • 1862 May 4