Amos Guthrie diary

Amos Guthrie diary

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Title: Amos Guthrie diary
Dates: 1864
Quantity: 0.1 Linear feet (1 folder housed with minor collections MS 3624- MS 3640)
Coll. Number: ms3635(m).TEMP

Biographical/Historical Note

Amos Guthrie enlisted in the United States Signal Corps on December 22, 1863, and served in the Southeast during the Civil War. He died in Chattanooga, Tennessee, on August 4, 1864.

Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of the diary of a U. S. Signal Corp member describing the Atlanta campaign May 9-31, 1864.

Index Terms

Tennessee--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Personal narratives.
United States. Army. Signal Corps.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Amos Guthrie diary, MS 3635. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Diary View online.