Mary Henry Diary Entry Southern Army Approaching the City of Washington, July 10-14, 1864

ID: SIA2013-01952 and SIA2013-01953 and SIA2013-01954 and SIA2013-01955 and SIA2013-01956 and SIA2013-01957 and SIA2013-01958 and SIA2013-01959

Creator: Henry, Mary Anna 1834-1903

Form/Genre: Paper

Date: July 10-14, 1864

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7001, Box 51, Folder 2

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Summary

Entry from the diary of Mary Henry, daughter of Joseph Henry, first Secretary of the Smithsonian Insitution, which details the events surrounding the Southern Army's approach on the City of Washington, D. C., on July 10-14, 1864.

Subject

Confederate States of America. Army

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

For the fully digitized diaries see negative numbers SIA2013-02704 through SIA2013-02816 (Diary 1858-1863) and negative numbers SIA2013-01937 through SIA2013-02126 (Diary 1864-1868).

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7001, Box 51, Folder 2

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu

Date

  • July 10-14, 1864
  • Civil War, 1861-1865

Restrictions & Rights

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Topic

  • Diaries
  • History

Place

  • United States
  • Washington (D.C.)

Form/Genre

  • Paper
  • Document

ID Number

SIA2013-01952 and SIA2013-01953 and SIA2013-01954 and SIA2013-01955 and SIA2013-01956 and SIA2013-01957 and SIA2013-01958 and SIA2013-01959

Physical description

Number of Images: 8 Color: Color ; Size: 11.9w x 7.4h ; Type of Image: Document ; Medium: Paper

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