The Resource Ezra Ayers Carman papers,, (microform)

Ezra Ayers Carman papers,, (microform)

Label
Ezra Ayers Carman papers,, 1863-1902
Title
Ezra Ayers Carman papers,
Inclusive dates
1863-1902
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Papers, 1863-1902 and undated, of Ezra Ayers Carman (1834-1909), a United States Army officer, civil servant, and author. Collection is a microfilm copy of one portion of the Library of Congress's Ezra Ayers Carman Papers (LC control number MM 81015081). The portion chiefly consists of an undated draft manuscript of Carman's THE MARYLAND CAMPAIGN OF SEPTEMBER 1862. Also included are letters, compiled during Carman's research, from Union and Confederate participants in the conflict, and various notes, maps, tear sheets from books, and other research materials about the campaign, the Emancipation Proclamation, Harper's Ferry, and other related topics. The manuscript, edited by Joseph Pierro, was published for the first time in 2008 as THE MARYLAND CAMPAIGN OF SEPTEMBER 1862: EZRA A. CARMAN'S DEFINITIVE STUDY OF THE UNION AND CONFEDERATE ARMIES AT ANTIETAM (LVA call number E474.61 .C37 2008)
Member of
Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
Biographical or historical data
Ezra Ayers Carman was born on 27 February 1834 in Metuchen, New Jersey. Over the course of his career, he was a professor of mathematics, an officer in the United States Army during the Civil War (reaching the rank of brigaider general), comptroller of Jersey City, New Jersey, and chief clerk of the United States Department of Agriculture. Carman died in 1909.
Cataloging source
VIC
Location of originals duplicates
Ezra Ayers Carman Papers, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D. C.
Label
Ezra Ayers Carman papers,, (microform)
Note
The Library of Virginia does not have an interlibrary loan copy of this accession. Please contact the Library of Congress with all ILL requests
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
2
Governing access note
There are no access restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
Pierro, Joseph
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001596055
Reproduction note
Microfilm.
Type of unit
reels of microfilm.

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