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dc.contributor.authorHobbs, Alexander
dc.coverage.spatialUnited States (nation)
Texas (state)
Massachusetts (state)
Houston (inhabited place)
Louisiana (state)
New Orleans (inhabited place)
dc.date.accessioned 2011-06-27T02:53:45Z
dc.date.available 2011-06-27T02:53:45Z
dc.date.issued 1862
dc.identifier.citation Hobbs, Alexander. Alexander Hobbs U.S. Civil War diary. 1862. From Rice University https://hdl.handle.net/1911/26591.
dc.identifier.urihttps://hdl.handle.net/1911/26591
dc.description 87 page handwritten diary
dc.description.abstract Diary describes the author's volunteer service during the U.S. Civil War, including the Battle of Galveston, a prison stay in Houston, and patrol duty in New Orleans
dc.language.iso eng
dc.publisher Rice University
dc.relation.IsPartOfFinding Aid available at http://www.lib.utexas.edu/taro/ricewrc/00294/rice-00294.html
dc.relation.IsReferencedByResearch module available: Sea Terms and Types of 19th-Century Sailing Vessels http://cnx.org/content/m31284/latest/
dc.relation.IsReferencedByResearch module available: The Civil War Through Contemporary Accounts: The Diary of Alexander Hobbs http://cnx.org/content/m35708/latest/
dc.rights This material is in the public domain and may be freely used.
dc.source Alexander Hobbs diary and bible, 1861-1863, MS 370, Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University
dc.subject.lcshHobbs, Alexander
United States. Army. Massachusetts Infantry Regiment, 42nd (1862-1864)
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Personal narratives
Galveston, Battle of, Galveston, Tex., 1863
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Prisoners and prisons
Prisoners of war--Texas--Houston
New Orleans (La.)--History--19th century
dc.title Alexander Hobbs U.S. Civil War diary
dc.digitization.specifications Master Tiff images were scanned at 24-bit color 300 dpi. Textual materials are marked up in TEI/XML standard (P5 version).
dc.contributor.funder Funding for the creation of this digitized text is provided by a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services.
dc.date.digital 2007-06-21
dc.format.xmlschema tei-americas-p5
dc.date.original 1862-1863
dc.subject.localConquest
Emancipation
Nationalism
War
Religion
race relations
Migration
dc.identifier.original wrc37001010001
dc.identifier.digital aa00363
dc.type.genre diaries
dc.type.dcmi Text
dcterms.accessRights public domain


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