George Wagner papers

George Wagner papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Title: George Wagner papers
Dates: 1847-1909
Quantity: 0.4 Linear feet (18 items in 1 document box)
Coll. Number: ms1796

Biographical/Historical Note

George Wagner (1841-1906) was a Union Army Captain with Company I of the 110th Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment, later a Lt. with the Invalid Corps, and then an Adjutant at Camp Morgan, Indiana, a Confederate prison (1863-1865). While stationed in Georgia from 1866-1868, Wagner served as a Lt. in the Veteran's Reserve Corps with the Freedman's Bureau.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of Wagner's indenture papers, his commission papers, and miscellaneous pictures, etc.


Arranged in chronological order.

Index Terms

Fractional currency.
Indentured servants--United States.
Military commissions.
Money--Confederate States of America--Specimens.
Paper money.
Railroad accidents--New Jersey--Sussex County--Photographs.
Sales catalogs.
United States. Army. Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment, 110th (1861-1865). -- Appointments and retirements
Wagner, George, 1841-1906
Warships--New York Harbor (N.Y. and N.J.)--Photographs.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

George Wagner papers, MS 1796. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Material

Related materials available in the following collections of this repository: George Wagner papers, 1862-1868.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Commission- Captain of Company I, 110th Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment, 1862
2Currency- United States
3Currency- Confederate
4Currency- Confederate- Corporation of Winchester
5Indenture of apprenticeship to learn art of gold beating, 1847