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The Resource A Union woman in Civil War Kentucky : the diary of Frances Peter, edited by John David Smith and William Cooper, Jr

A Union woman in Civil War Kentucky : the diary of Frances Peter, edited by John David Smith and William Cooper, Jr

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A Union woman in Civil War Kentucky : the diary of Frances Peter
Title
A Union woman in Civil War Kentucky
Title remainder
the diary of Frances Peter
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edited by John David Smith and William Cooper, Jr
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eng
Summary
Frances Peter was one of the eleven children of Dr. Robert Peter, a surgeon for the Union army. The Peter family lived on Gratz Park near downtown Lexington, where nineteen-year-old Frances began recording her impressions of the Civil War. Because of illness, she did not often venture outside her home but was able to gather a remarkable amount of information from friends, neighbors, and newspapers. Peter's candid diary chronicles Kentucky's invasion by Confederates under Gen. Braxton Bragg in 1862, Lexington's month-long occupation by Gen. Edmund Kirby Smith, and changes in attitude among the
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autobiography
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OCLCE
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index present
Literary form
non fiction
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A Union woman in Civil War Kentucky : the diary of Frances Peter, edited by John David Smith and William Cooper, Jr
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A Union woman in Civil War Kentucky : the diary of Frances Peter, edited by John David Smith and William Cooper, Jr
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http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt130hv69
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file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; List of Illustrations; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Note on the Text; The Diary of Frances Peter; 1862; 1863; 1864; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z
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1 online resource (xxxiii, 222 pages)
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online
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9780813148113
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illustrations, map
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Electronic reproduction.
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Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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