Military Collections - Civil War, 1861-1865
Highlights of this collection include instructional lantern slides depicting officers, politicians, and scenes relating to the Civil War, and several telegrams between President Abraham Lincoln and Governor Edwin D. Morgan of New York, some relating to troop movements during the war.
This collection was compiled from the following record series:
A4149 Telegrams received and sent by the Governor's Office, 1861-1862, New York (State). Bureau of Military Statistics.
A3045 Instructional lantern slides, ca. 1856-1939, bulk 1911-1939, New York State Education Dept. Division of Visual Instruction.
Please note that only a portion of these series have been included in this digital collection. Other items exist that are not available online. For more information about this collection or to learn about records not represented in the Digital Collections, please contact our office.