HISTORY OF THE FIRST LIGHT BATTERY CONNECTICUT VOLUNTEERS, 1861 - 1865. PERSONAL RECORDS AND REMINISCENCES. THE STORY OF THE BATTERY FROM ITS ORGANIZATION TO THE PRESENT TIME....
Beecher, Herbert W.:
New York. . Two volumes: ,xvi,-455; xx,,- 886pp., including a double-page map and numerous illustrations. Frontis. in first volume. Original gilt pictorial red cloth, spines gilt, t.e.g. Hinges weak. Spines faded and worn at the ends. Internally very clean and tightly bound. Very good. "One of the best of the Connecticut unit histories" - Nevins. Beecher compiled this lengthy and well-illustrated history from personal interviews, official records, and private diaries. Includes numerous portraits of members of the regiment, etching of their adventures, and an extensive history of their activities during the Civil War. NEVINS I, p.57. DORNBUSCH (Connecticut):14.
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