Buffalo and Erie County Public Library - Special Collections
Buffalo and Erie County Public Library - Special Collections
Buffalo and Erie County Public Library - Special Collections
Consists of original graphite and ink with wash drawings on cold-pressed paper, placed in handbound folio inside encaustic wooden box
Buffalo and Erie County Public Library - Special Collections
Buffalo and Erie County Public Library - Special Collections
Buffalo and Erie County Public Library - Special Collections
Comedy set in the Smallpuddle Public Library
Buffalo and Erie County Public Library - Special Collections
Details of duties, weather, and travels between Buffalo, Washington, D.C., and Aquia Creek, Va. Bulk of diary was written while at Aquia Creek. Entry for 5 Apr. 1863 recalls Abraham Lincoln, Mrs. Lincoln, and their son arriving by boat at Aquia Creek and continuing by train to the front. After 14 May 1863, he is occupied with attempts to reorganize the 21st Regiment. He also was ordered to see Gen. Silas Casey to be examined for a position in the United States colored troops for which he was rejected on 27 August 1863
Buffalo and Erie County Public Library - Special Collections
Buffalo and Erie County Public Library - Special Collections
Pen-and-ink political cartoon depicting a man running uphill on a treadmill labeled "Fixed income" and a sign pointing up labeled "Prices.".