Finding aid for the Edward Alexander Scovill Papers


Title:
Edward Alexander Scovill Papers
Repository:
Western Reserve Historical Society
Phone: 216-721-5722
http://www.wrhs.org
Creator:
Scovill, Edward Alexander
Dates:
1862-1871
Quantity:
0.20 linear feet (1 container)
Abstract:
Edward Alexander Scovill (1819-1890) was an officer in Hoffman's Battalion, Ohio Volunteer Infantry, and an administrator of the Union Prison on Johnson's Island, Sandusky, Ohio, during the American Civil War. The collection consists of letters addressed to Scovill, relating to life in the Johnson's Island Prison, including several letters from former inmates, as well as theater programs, tickets, and lists of prisoners.
Identification:
MS 3015
Location:
closed stacks
Language:
The records are in English