Finding aid for the James Scott Jenkins Papers


Title:
James Scott Jenkins Papers
Repository:
Western Reserve Historical Society
Phone: 216-721-5722
http://www.wrhs.org
Creator:
Jenkins, James Scott
Dates:
1862-1885
Quantity:
0.10 linear feet (1 container)
Abstract:
James Scott Jenkins (b. 1842) was a soldier in the Iowa Infantry during the American Civil War. He served as company clerk for the Department of the Gulf. In 1885 he was on the staff of the Governor of Iowa. The collection consists of a transcript of a court inquiry concerning a magazine explosion in Mobile, Alabama, orders, inspection reports, and lists of regiments and staff of the Department of the Gulf.
Identification:
MS 3691
Location:
closed stacks
Language:
The records are in English