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The Resource While father is away : the Civil War letters of William H. Bradbury, edited by Jennifer Cain Bohrnstedt ; compiled by Kassandra R. Chaney

While father is away : the Civil War letters of William H. Bradbury, edited by Jennifer Cain Bohrnstedt ; compiled by Kassandra R. Chaney

Label
While father is away : the Civil War letters of William H. Bradbury
Title
While father is away
Title remainder
the Civil War letters of William H. Bradbury
Statement of responsibility
edited by Jennifer Cain Bohrnstedt ; compiled by Kassandra R. Chaney
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
While Father is Away reveals the intimate story of a British-American's role in the American Civil War. William Bradbury's letters home provide a rare window on the unique relationships among husband, wife, and children while a father was away at war.Yorkshire attorney turned Union volunteer soldier Bradbury became a ""privileged private"" with extraordinary access to powerful Union generals including Daniel Butterfield, future president Benjamin Harrison, and Clinton B. Fisk, the region's administrator for the Freedmen's Bureau during Reconstruction.The letters also provide an in-depth look
Action
digitized
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
OCLCE
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1829-1900
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bradbury, William H.
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Language note
English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bohrnstedt, Jennifer Cain
  • Chaney, Kassandra R
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bradbury, William H
  • United States
  • United States
  • Bradbury, William H
  • United States
  • United States
  • American Civil War (1861-1865)
  • United States
  • British Americans
  • Soldiers
  • Fathers
  • Journalists
  • Businessmen
  • Livingston County (Ill.)
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • HISTORY
  • HISTORY
  • Armed Forces
  • British Americans
  • Businessmen
  • Fathers
  • Journalists
  • Soldiers
  • Illinois
  • United States
  • Amerikaanse burgeroorlog
Label
While father is away : the Civil War letters of William H. Bradbury, edited by Jennifer Cain Bohrnstedt ; compiled by Kassandra R. Chaney
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 365-372) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
My dear wife and children: September 8, 1862-November 14, 1862 -- If we go to England: November 20, 1862-January 23, 1863 -- Stand on your dignity: February 5, 1863-March 26, 1863 -- Chief of the topographical engineers: March 31, 1863-May 31, 1863 -- More compliments than coppers: June 4, 1863-August 9, 1863 -- Bully for us: August 14,1863-October 13, 1863 -- After the loaves and the fishes: February 5, 1864-April 1, 1864 -- I don't like this field work: April 1,1864-July 27, 1864 -- Let it go to thunder: August 12, 1864-September 20, 1864 -- All I live for: September 22,1864-November 24,1864 184 -- Everybody has the blues sometimes: December 28, 1864-February 8, 1865 -- The Federals in the southwest: February 10, 1865-May 1,1865 -- Headquarters of the Cumberland: May 13, 1865-July 1,1865 -- General Fisk and the Freedmen's Bureau: July 5, 1865-August 30, 1865 -- To clasp you once more in my arms: September 2,1865-December 15, 1865 -- Afterword: the Bradburys postwar reconstruction, 1866-1900
Control code
ocn606932113
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 386 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813157658
Level of compression
  • lossless
  • lossy
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations, map
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt129bp7h
Reformatting quality
  • preservation
  • access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)606932113
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
While father is away : the Civil War letters of William H. Bradbury, edited by Jennifer Cain Bohrnstedt ; compiled by Kassandra R. Chaney
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 365-372) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
My dear wife and children: September 8, 1862-November 14, 1862 -- If we go to England: November 20, 1862-January 23, 1863 -- Stand on your dignity: February 5, 1863-March 26, 1863 -- Chief of the topographical engineers: March 31, 1863-May 31, 1863 -- More compliments than coppers: June 4, 1863-August 9, 1863 -- Bully for us: August 14,1863-October 13, 1863 -- After the loaves and the fishes: February 5, 1864-April 1, 1864 -- I don't like this field work: April 1,1864-July 27, 1864 -- Let it go to thunder: August 12, 1864-September 20, 1864 -- All I live for: September 22,1864-November 24,1864 184 -- Everybody has the blues sometimes: December 28, 1864-February 8, 1865 -- The Federals in the southwest: February 10, 1865-May 1,1865 -- Headquarters of the Cumberland: May 13, 1865-July 1,1865 -- General Fisk and the Freedmen's Bureau: July 5, 1865-August 30, 1865 -- To clasp you once more in my arms: September 2,1865-December 15, 1865 -- Afterword: the Bradburys postwar reconstruction, 1866-1900
Control code
ocn606932113
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 386 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813157658
Level of compression
  • lossless
  • lossy
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations, map
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt129bp7h
Reformatting quality
  • preservation
  • access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)606932113
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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