Collection Title: Anna L. Diltz Diary
Series Number: MS95-09
Processed and Cataloged by: Processed by Dieter C. Ullrich on April 27, 2010.
Date Listed: April 27, 2010
Date Span: 1862-1863
Size of Collection: 0.10 linear feet.
Number of Boxes: 1 file folder. 1 item.
Type of Material: Diary.
Condition of Material: Fair with some of the photocopied pages difficult to read.
Arrangement: Chronological arrangement.
Biographical / Historical Information: Anna L. Diltz was a teenage girl that resided in Augusta, Kentucky during the Civil War. Scope and Content: Collection consists of a photocopied diary kept by Anna L. Diltz of Augusta, Kentucky from January 1, 1862 to May 10, 1863. Her diary entries include community events, family and social activities, attending school, floods, fires and an eyewitness account of a battle at Augusta on September 27, 1862 and its aftermath. Included in the diary are personal literary writings and school assignments.
Subject Headings / Descriptors:
Diltz, Anna L.
United States – History – Civil War, 1861-1865 – Women.
Women – Kentucky – Augusta – Diaries.
United States – History – Civil War, 1861-1865 – Personal narratives.
Augusta (Ky.) – History.