Title: Catherine Varner Letters
ID: OGLMC 784
Extent: 0.25 Linear Feet
Restrictions: Open for inspection under the rules and regulations of the Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections.
Acquisition Note: Source: Margaret Barto, Grand Forks, North Dakota.
Preferred Citation: Description of Item). Catherine Varner Letters. OGLMC 784, Box #, Folder #. Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections, Chester Fritz Library, University of North Dakota.
Finding Aid Revisions: Finding aid input to Archon in March 2020.
Collection Material Type: Correspondence
Scope and Contents: The Catherine Varner Papers consist of correspondence received from three soldiers in the Civil War: John Adams (future husband), E.H. Frank (friend), and James Stallcop (cousin). The letters detail life in Army camps during the war, battles the soldiers fought in, and life before the war. Varner lived in Iowa during that time.