Finding aid for the Wilbur F. Hinman Papers


Repository: Western Reserve Historical Society
Creator: Hinman, Wilbur F.
Title: Wilbur F. Hinman Papers
Dates: 1862-1865
Extent: 0.20 linear feet (1 container)
Abstract: Wilbur F. Hinman was a soldier in Company E of the 65th Regiment of the Ohio Volunteer Infantry during the American Civil War. He was wounded at the battle of Chickamauga in 1863 yet remained in the service until his company mustered out in November 1865. The collection consists of letters from Hinman to his family in Berea, Ohio, while he was in the service. Topics include the battle of Stone's River at Murfreesboro in 1863 and the Atlanta campaign of 1864. Also included are a letter from David Hinman to his wife, and a letter to Wilbur Hinman from Carrie Starr.
MS Number MS 3862
Location: closed stacks
Language: The records are in English