121st New York Infantry Regiment Collection. 1860-1924.


Summary Information

Repository
New York State Historical Association – Research Library
Title
121st New York Infantry Regiment Collection
ID
Coll. No. 433
Date [inclusive]
1860-1924
Extent
0.5 Cubic feet + 2 oversize folders (1 OVS and 1 OVS+)
Language
English
Funding Source
This finding aid was made available electronically through a Regional Bibliographic Data Bases (RBDB) grant from the South Central Regional Library Council, Ithaca, N.Y.

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Historical Note

The 121st New York Infantry Regiment served during the U.S. Civil War. They are also known as the 121st New York Volunteers, the 121st New York State Infantry Regiment, and 121st New York Volunteer Infantry Regiment.

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Scope and Content Note

Includes letters of Adelbert Reed; letters, pamphlets, order papers, certificates, and address cards of several soldiers; four reports and a notice of 121st reunions; five rosters of the 121st New York Volunteer Association; History of the 121st New York State Infantry, by Isaac O. Best; Report of the Gettysburg Monument Committee of the 121st N.Y. Volunteers; five muster rolls; Christian W. Lucius power of attorney paperwork; an 1865 inventory and inspection report of a 121st camp and garrison; a roster and payroll; and a recruitment broadside.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

New York State Historical Association – Research Library

Special Collections
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Cooperstown, NY 13326
(607) 547-1470

 

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Accession Number

NM-16.2011

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Collection Inventory

 433.1 – Box 1
 433.1/1 — Correspondence, pamphlets, order papers, receipts, and address cards. 1862-1902 (1 of 2).
 433.1/2 — Correspondence, pamphlets, order papers, receipts, and address cards. 1862-1902 (2 of 2).
 433.1/3 — History of the 121st New York State Infantry, by Isaac O. Best. 1921.
 433.2 – Box 2
 433.2/1 — Reed, Adelbert J. Correspondence. September – December 1862.
 433.2/2 — Reed, Adelbert J. Correspondence. January – May 1863.
 433.2/3 — Reed, Adelbert J. Correspondence. May – December 1863.
 433.2/4 — Reed, Adelbert J. Correspondence. January – May 1864.
 433.2/5 — Reed, Adelbert J. Correspondence. August 1864 – April 1865.
 433.2/6 — Report of the Gettysburg Monument Committee of the 121st N.Y Volunteers. [1889?].
 433.2/7 — Reports of the annual reunions of the 121st N.Y. Volunteers. 1904, 1906, 1907, 1908, 1924.
 433.2/8 — Rosters of the 121st New York Volunteer Association. 1891, 1898, 1900, 1902, 1903.
Oversize folder (OVS)
 433.01 — Inventory/inspection report, roster/payroll, Christian W. Lucius power of attorney paperwork, recruitment broadside, and November 10, 1863 New York Tribune. 1863-1865.
Oversize folder (OVS+)
 433.001 — Muster rolls (5). 1864-1865.

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