Conrad Lewis Diehl Papers,1863-1898

Descriptive Summary

Title
Conrad Lewis Diehl Papers,1863-1898
Creator
Diehl, Conrad Lewis, 1840-1917
Extent
3 items
Subjects
Bohne, Ernest Christian, 1840-1909.
United States-- History-- Civil War, 1861-1865-- Cavalry operations-- Sources.
United States-- History-- Civil War, 1861-1865-- Personal narratives.
United States.-- Army.-- Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment, 15th (1862 -1865)
Whist Club (Louisville, Kentucky)
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Repository
The Filson Historical Society

Collection Overview

Scope and Content
A private in the 15th Regiment of the Pennsylvania Cavalry during the Civil War. Includes a thirty-one page memoir which gives a day by day account of the 15th Regiment's march from Carlisle, Pennsylvania through Louisville to Murfreesboro, Tennessee, including the Battle of Stones River. There is also a brief description of Louisville as it was in 1862. Also includes a humorous address to the Whist Club in Louisville on 7 May 1898 on E.C. Bohne and an undated speech on bass fishing