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Record Group Number: 900000
Series/Collection Number: M91- 10
Creator: Schmidt, Lewis G.
Title, Dates: Research files, 1860-1865.
Amount: 6.00 cubic ft.
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Organization/Arrangement: Alphabetical.
Terms Governing Use:
Biographical/Historical:     Lewis G. Schmidt is a historian and author.  His primary area of study is the American Civil War.  His works include "The Civil War in Florida:  A Military History," published in 1989 in four volumes.
Summary:     This collection consists of research materials accumulated by Lewis Schmidt, author of "The Civil War in Florida : A Military History."  The materials, 1860-1865, include photocopies of newspaper clippings; Civil War soldiers' diaries, memoirs, and letters; and maps and illustrations.  These records document military operations throughout the state, including those at Pensacola, Jacksonville, St. Augustine, Fernandina, Key West, and Ft. Jefferson.  Information is also provided on the naval blockade of Florida and on the battles of Santa Rosa Island, Olustee, Marianna, and Natural Bridge.
Finding Aids: Folder listing available.
Additional Physical Form:
Reproduction Note: Photocopies.
Location of Originals/Duplicates: Originals of some material are located at University of Georgia and Duke University.
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Ownership/Custodial History:
Publication Note: The Civil War in Florida : A Military History / by Lewis G. Schmidt. Allentown, Pa. : L. Schmidt, 1989.
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Electronic Records Access:
Subject Access Fields: Marianna (Fla.), Battle of, 1864.
Santa Rosa Island (Fla.), Battle of, 1861.
Olustee (Fla.), Battle of, 1864.
Natural Bridge (Fla.), Battle of, 1865.
Florida History Civil War, 1861-1865
Saint Augustine (Fla.)
Pensacola (Fla.)
Jacksonville (Fla.)
Key West (Fla.)
Fort Jefferson (Fla.)
Fernandina (Fla.)
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