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McMichael, James Robert ( 1835-1893)


Found in 1 Collection or Record:

James Robert McMichael Diary

Identifier: DC0287s
Scope and Contents

In addition to the typescript of the diary, there is a brief biography and photocopies of two photographs: one of McMichael in uniform and one of his home near Buena Vista, Georgia. The diary recounts his experiences after capture, describing the conditions in the prisons and in traveling between the prisons. It also includes copies of letters he received while a prisoner and lists of prisoners and the Roll of Company K 12th Georgia regiment.

Dates: 1864 - 1865