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Tennessee Volunteers

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Elden Hawk Collection (gift in memory of Jo Hawk Lowe)

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0932
Scope and Contents --Eight photographs of Elden Hawk and Maggie Hawk. **includes earliest known interior image of any space in the Lamar House (Auditorium Cafe circa 1911) --Discharge papers from military service (Elden Hawk) --Examination Preliminary to Muster-out of U.S. Service or Discharge (Robert H Hampton) --Letter to Elden Hawk from Joe P --Declaration for Pension for Children Under Sixteen Years of Age for Elden and Maggie Hawk’s children after both parents died --Detailed list of items...
Dates: 1890s-1910s

W. E. Hedgecock Civil War diary, 1861-1863. Union. Typed transcription.

 Collection
Identifier: MM.1997.018
Scope and Contents

“Diary Which I Kept While In The Army Against The Rebellion, 1861-1863. Transcribed July 15, 1892. By W.E. Hedgecock.” PHOTOCOPY. Mentions leaving Knox County, Tenn., home in 1861 and going to Kentucky; illnesses; Camp Wildcat (Laurel County, Ky.); Captain of H, Tennessee Volunteers; fighting; Nashville; Murfreesboro; small pox; Hedgecock family records.

Dates: 1861-1863