11-14-2007 11-15-2007
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Bolton MA
November 14, 2007 05:00 PMCalender

Civil War Diary of Mahlon D. Cushman

Auction: Discovery - 2385 Location: Bolton Date / Time: November 15, 2007 10:00AM


Civil War Diary of Mahlon D. Cushman, co. I 16th Regt. Conn. Vol., 1864, in card wallet.

Note: Documenting Cushman's capture by Confederate soldiers and his subsequent imprisonment over three months and eight days in the infamous Andersonville prison in Georgia.
Estimate $500-700


Connecticut, Andersonville prison