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Leonard Councellor Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-1423

This collection houses three orders and one letter concerning the operations of the 69th Ohio Infantry during 1862.

Dates

  • 1862 February 25-December 12

Conditions Governing Access

Manuscript collections are stored offsite, and a minimum of 24 hours is needed to retrieve these items for research use. Readers interested in consulting any of the collections are advised to contact Special Collections.

Conditions Governing Use

The copyright interests in this collection remain with the creator. For more information, contact Special Collections.

Extent

0.1 Linear Feet (1 folder)

Abstract

This collection houses three orders and one letter concerning the operations of the 69th Ohio Infantry during 1862.

Biographical/Historical Note

Leonard C. Counsellor was born to David and Mary Counsellor in Ohio in about 1838. He enlisted in Company I of the 58th Ohio Infantry on October 12, 1861 and was transferred to Company H of the 69th Ohio Infantry and promoted to Captain on March 3, 1862. Leonard Counsellor was killed on January 2, 1863 at the Battle of Stones River and is buried in the Stone River Cemetery.

Arrangement

This collection consists of a single folder.

Acquisition Note

Special Collections purchased these papers in October of 1986.

Repository Details

Part of the Betsey B. Creekmore Special Collections and University Archives, University of Tennessee, Knoxville Repository

Contact:
University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Knoxville TN 37996 USA
865-974-4480