Thomas D. Phillip Diary,1861-1862

Descriptive Summary

Title
Thomas D. Phillip Diary,1861-1862
Creator
Phillip, Thomas D., b. 1823
Extent
1 vol.
Subjects
Jenkins, Albert Gallatin, 1830-1864.
United States.-- Army.-- Ohio Infantry Regiment, 41st (1861-1865)
United States.-- Army-- Bandmasters.
Medicine-- Formulae, receipts, prescriptions.
Military discipline-- United States.
Kentucky-- History-- Civil War, 1861-1865.
Nashville (Tenn.)-- History.
Ohio-- History-- Civil War, 1861-1865.
Paducah (Ky.)-- History.
Tennessee-- History-- Civil War, 1861-1865.
United States-- History-- Civil War, 1861-1865-- Confiscations and contributions.
United States-- History-- Civil War, 1861-1865-- Equipment and supplies.
United States-- History-- Civil War, 1861-1865-- Health aspects.
United States-- History-- Civil War, 1861-1865-- Medical care.
United States-- History-- Civil War, 1861-1865-- Participation, female.
United States-- History-- Civil War, 1861-1865-- Public opinion.
United States-- History-- Civil War, 1861-1865-- Secret service.
United States-- History-- Civil War, 1861-1865-- Songs and music.
West Virginia-- History-- Civil War, 1861-1865.
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Repository
The Filson Historical Society

Collection Overview

Scope and Content
Union soldier. Diary records Phillip's everyday experiences in the 41st Ohio Infantry Regiment. While never seeing action himself, he observes its effects and results in West Virginia, Kentucky, Tennessee, and Ohio. As bandleader, he describes problems within the band, and its duties, such as stretcher bearer training. Diary also includes a list of provisions bought, and other band expenses. Card file in repository