Edward S. Amidon Civil War papers
The Edward S. Amidon Civil War papers contains two journals documenting his experiences as a sailor aboard the USS Sabine and USS Niagara. Photocopies of Amidon's muster rolls and pension documents are also included as well as his military discharge certificate. Amidon's Naval enlistment under an alias, Edward Aldrich, to thwart his family knowing details of his enlistment.
- 1863 - 1864
- Amidon, Edward S., 1834-1906 (Person)
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0.2 Linear Feet (1 box)
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Edward S. Amidon (1834-1918), sailor. The collection contains two journals and his naval discharge certificate, documenting Amidon's experiences as a sailor aboard the USS Sabine and USS Niagara during the Civil War. Photocopies of his muster rolls and pension documents are also included.
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