Civil War diary of Sherman Lincoln dated 1861-1862. In this diary, he discusses morale, joining his regiment, sailing from New York, attending church, organizing a soldier school, picket duty, inspection, the movements of his regiment, food, a boy being shot, and sightseeing around Washington, D.C., . Also included is a list of supplies from the government and a list of expenses.
Military Service Note
Lincoln, Sherlock H. — Priv. — Res. Warren ; 43 ; farmer ; enl. Dec. 6, 1861 ; must. Dec. 19, 1861 ; disch. for disability, Nov. 19, 1862, Washington. D. C.