The full content of this document is only available to subscribing institutions. More information can be found via

Collection Reference Number GLC01013.32
From Archive Folder Collection of Creed A. Lay, A company, 40th regiment, Illinois, infantry 
Title A. N. Barnes to his father Charles E. Barnes from Harvel Public School
Date 9 July 1893
Author Banes, A.N. (fl. 1893)  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description Written on Harvel Public Schools stationary, which lists A.N. Banes as the Principal. Addressed to his father, C.E. Banes.
Subjects Children and Family  Education  
Place written Harvel, Illinois
Theme Education; Children & Family
Sub-collection Papers and Images of the American Civil War
Additional Information Lay was served in the 40th Regiment, Ill. volunteers. Collection includes 64 items including 32 letters, 25 envelopes, 2 metal lapel pins, and 5 miscellaneous items. Letters include many original envelopes, some with patriotic designs, a cut-out valentine to his wife Sarah Lay, and a steamboat pass for her to meet him at Memphis. Also includes correspondence from other family members, such as Sarah's sister Marget.
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Civil War, Reconstruction and the Modern Era: 1860-1945