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C. V. Belknap journal

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: SFM 068

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of Belknap's daily journal kept while marching with General William Tecumseh Sherman. Entries cover Belknap's service during Sherman's march to the sea and subsequent experiences in the Marshall House Hospital in Savannah, Georgia.


  • Creation: November 1864-1865


Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open to the public. Collection must be used in Special Collections and University Archives Reading Room. Collection or parts of collection may be stored offsite. Please contact Special Collections and University Archives in advance of your visit to allow for transportation time.

Conditions Governing Use

Property rights reside with Special Collections and University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries. Copyright resides with the creators of the documents or their heirs. All requests for permission to publish collection materials must be submitted to Special Collections and University Archives. The reader must also obtain permission of the copyright holder.

Biographical / Historical

C. V. Belknap was a Union soldier who participated in Sherman's March during the Civil War.


0.1 linear feet (1 container) : 1 folder

Language of Materials



C. V. Belknap was a Union soldier during the Civil War.

Processing Information

Collection processed by processing staff.

Guide to the C. V. Belknap Journal
Complete Description
Austin Munsell
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description
Language of description note
Finding aid is written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives Repository

1299 University of Oregon
Eugene OR 97403-1299 USA