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Guide to the Caspar Trepp Papers
1858-1863 (bulk 1861-1863)

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Description is in English

Descriptive Summary

Title: Caspar Trepp Papers
Dates: 1858-1863
Abstract: This collection consists of the correspondence and other documents of Caspar Trepp, Lieutenant Colonel of the 1st Sharpshooters regiment (also known as Berdan's Sharpshooters). Materials include correspondence, returns of supplies and ordnance stores, receipts, dispatches, muster rolls, reports on target practice, and maps showing the regiment's positions in battle. Also included are papers related to court-martial proceedings brought against Trepp by Colonel Berdan. Portions of this collection relating to the Civil War have been digitized and are available to on-site researchers and to users affiliated with subscribing institutions via EBSCOhost.
Quantity: 0.4 Linear feet (1 box)
Language of Materials note: The materials are in English, with a few documents in Romansh and one in Latin.
Call Phrase: MS670.25