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Griffin Family Papers

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The papers of this New York family consist of military and civilian appointments of Worden Griffin as Sgt. Inf. 49th Brig., N.Y., 1818; Ensign, 123rd Inf. Regt. N.Y., 1821 (signed by Dewitt Clinton; as Lt. Inf. 123rd N.Y., 1823; Capt. Inf., 123rd N.Y., 1828; and as Inspector of Leather, St. Lawrence County, 1828. There is also a deed (land indenture) from the State Of Iowa, 1847. The collection contains two diaries, 1863-64, of Thomas Frazier Griffin, soldier in the 13th Iowa Regiment, 17th Army Corps, 6th Division, Army of the Tennessee.

Collection Overview

The papers of this New York family consist of military and civilian appointments of Worden Griffin as Sgt. Inf. 49th Brig., N.Y., 1818; Ensign, 123rd Inf. Regt. N.Y., 1821 (signed by Dewitt Clinton; as Lt. Inf. 123rd N.Y., 1823; Capt. Inf., 123rd N.Y., 1828; and as Inspector of Leather, St. Lawrence County, 1828. There is also a deed (land indenture) from the State Of Iowa, 1847. The collection contains two diaries, 1863-64, of Thomas Frazier Griffin, soldier in the 13th Iowa Regiment, 17th Army Corps, 6th Division, Army of the Tennessee.

Summary Information

Repository
Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives
Creator
Griffin Family
Title
Griffin Family Papers,
ID
MS49
Date [inclusive]
1818-1864
Extent
0.25 linear feet  one half letter box
General Physical Description note
1
Mixed materials [Box]
1

Administrative Information

Publication Information
Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives 2005
Access Restrictions
Collection is open. 
Copyright Notice
Copyright for materials resides with the creators of the items in question or their descendants, unless otherwise designated. Users of this collection are responsible for using the materials in conformance with U.S. copyright law. 
Preferred Citation
MS49, Griffin Family Papers, Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA. 

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