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Old Soldier Fiddlers papers

Label
Old Soldier Fiddlers papers, 1896-1924, 2011
Title
Old Soldier Fiddlers papers
Inclusive dates
1896-1924, 2011
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Papers, 1896-1924, of the Old Soldier Fiddlers, a group of Union and Confederate veterans who performed fiddle music at concerts throughout the United States. Includes clippings about the band's appearances, as well as a photograph of the fiddlers. Papers also include genealogical information about John A. Pattee (1844-1924) of Michigan and West Virginia, who formed the group. Also includes an article, 11 April 2011, about Emma Edmonds (1841-1898) who served as a male soldier named Frank Thompson in the 2nd Michigan Infantry during the Civil War
Member of
Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
Biographical or historical data
The Old Soldier Fiddlers consisted of both Union and Confederate veterans. It was organized by John A. Pattee (1844-1924) who served in the 24th Michigan Infantry during the Civil War. The Old Soldier Fiddlers played in venues across the United States.
Cataloging source
VIC
Label
Old Soldier Fiddlers papers
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
73
Governing access note
There are no access restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
Doss, David
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001710559
Reproduction note
Photocopies.
Type of unit
leaves.

Library Locations

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