MARC Record For Collection: A. C. Lenert Papers, 1861-1863
LDR 00000npcaa a 4500
099 9 _a01/HM.0032
245 10 _aA. C. Lenert Papers
351 _aThe items in this collection are arranged by type of material. The original comes before the typescript.
506 _aThis collection is not restricted.
520 2 _aThis collection consists of a photocopy of Confederate soldier A. C. Lenert's memorandum book and a typed transcript of the page narrative. Covering the years 1861-1863, the 20-page handwitten book includes Lenert's description of Waul's Texas Legion in the battle of Vicksburg, May-June, 1863. This is a daily log of the shelling, artillery attacks, and the intensity of fighting, as well as a record of cuts in rations for soldiers as the siege continues. The last few pages of the book record financial records in ledger form, which are not included in the transcript.
524 _a[i]A. C. Lenert Papers[/i], University of North Texas Special Collections
541 _aCharles McGeough
_cHe gave permission for a photocopy of the memorandum book to be made.
856 42 _3Control Card
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