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Papers 1860-1958

Papers of an Oregon, Wis., farmer, school teacher, and Civil War soldier in Co. M, Wisconsin Heavy Artillery, including typescript diaries, 1860-1862, 1864-1914; an original diary, 1863; an account book with diary entries, 1867-1876; correspondence, 1815-1914; and poems and writings concerning Salisbury's daily activities, farm life, Civil War news, and family affairs, including religion, illnesses, and the deaths of three of his children. Also includes correspondence, 1890-1945, and miscellaneous papers, 1906-1958, of Salisbury's daughter Winifred, concerning her career as a social worker, particularly her 1906 experiences at University Settlement in Milwaukee
Archival Material, English, 1860