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George Cracklow letters

MS-750
 Collection
Identifier: MS-750
The collection contains letters from George Cracklow written from the field while he was an artillery officer in the British Army on active duty in India during the Sepoy Rebellion. Letters written to this mother describe activities, battles, conditions during campaigns, and discussions of his feelings about the rebellion and India.

Dates

  • 1854 - 1859

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.

Extent

.25 linear ft. (1 box)

Overview

George Cracklow, lieutenant in the Bengal Horse Attillery during the Sepoy Rebellion. The collection contains letters written from the field while on active duty in India.

Repository Details

Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository

Contact:
6065 Webster Hall
Hanover NH 03755 USA