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Henry M. Slagle Journal

 Collection — Box: J (Small Collections)
Identifier: AppMs-0725

Scope and Contents

The Henry M. Slagle Journal is a single bound volume that reflects aspects of Slagle’s military service during the Civil War and postwar activities. The journal includes rolls of Company B, 8th Tennessee Calvary, consolidated roll of Companies B and G, and personal entries made by Slagle about the company’s activities. The remainder of the journal documents some of Slagle's postwar activities. Included among these pages are accounts of cobbler work that Slagle apparently did for individuals in the years after the war. These accounts include the name of the individual, the work done, and the cost charged. Also included are notes with questions and answers regarding “the foundation of music.”


  • 1864-1881


Conditions Governing Access

The autobiography is open for research.


0.05 linear feet (in one folder)

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Method of Acquisition

The collection was donated to the Archives of Appalachia on June 14, 2006 by Dr. Thomas Burton.

Processing Information

The collection was processed by Ned Irwin and opened for research in July 2007.

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Repository Details

Part of the Archives of Appalachia Repository

PO Box 70295
344 J.L. Seehorn Jr. Rd.
Johnson City TN 37614 USA