to [Ohio] Prisoners at Andersonville, Georgia,
and Salisbury, North Carolina Prisons, 1864-1865
Browse the Series 87 index for
prisoner name, company, regiment, date imprisoned,
No details beyond these are contained in this State Archives record, or any further records Ohio History Connection holdings. Series 87, Civil War, Prisoners of War, Adjutant General, 1864-1865, is arranged roughly in alphabetical order, call no. BV1839 / microfilm roll GR3674. Please note that Series 87 is not a complete list of Ohio prisoners at Andersonville, Georgia, and Salisbury, North Carolina prisons for the period from 1864-1865. OHS was not the compiler of this list and has mounted the information as it appears in the original record. Series 87 was transferred to OHS by the Adjutant General of Ohio. No additions to the list or changes to existing entries are made as these would constitute alterations of the original record.
the Governor and Adjutant General, 1861-1866
Browse through abstracts of approximately 12,800 letters, the contents of Volumes 1A-35, and Volumes 37-43 of Series 147.
NOTE: Volume 36 (missing from series at time of transfer to OHS)
Dates overlap among volumes (i.e. Volume 1 covers
the period from May 21-July 16, 1861, and Volume
2 covers the period from April 23-July 29, 1861).
Photocopies of the original documents may be ordered through Research
Services --each abstract includes the citation to the original document.
The letters came from throughout Ohio and
outside of the state, and were written by county
military committees, local officials, military
commanders, politicians, recruiters, etc. Battles,
border defense, camps, county military committees,
disloyalty, the draft, ethnic companies and
regiments, Morgan's Raid, the pay of soldiers,
prisoners of war, promotions, recruiting, and
subsistence (supplies) for the soldiers, are
some of the topics covered in the letters. See
147 Finding Aid under State
Archives for a more complete description
of the contents of this series.
Civil War Guide
Project, Guide to Primary Resource Collections
Browse the citations to collections of primary
source materials with connections to the Civil
- Organized alphabetically by collection title,
then by record series name, the list includes
the call number, date range, and size of each
collection. Further information may then be
obtained from Research
Services by contacting them with the collection
name and call number.
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