Autograph Album of Henry Melchior Muhlenberg (Holy Roman Empire of the German Nation and Great Britain, From 1737 to 1742)
Autograph album of Henry Melchior Muhlenberg containing messages, prayers, and biblical quotations from German friends and acquaintances in Gottingen, Leipzig, Grosshennersdorf, Polzig, Hannover, Weissefels, Kostritz, Langendorff, Halle, Einbeck, and Kensington.
Diary of Charles Ashmead Schaeffer (1843-1898), chemist, United States Civil War veteran, and president of the University of Iowa, 1887-1898. In this diary, he keeps a nearly-daily record of his life and involvement in the United States government’s Civil War efforts. Description of daily chemical work for the Treasury in Boston, Massachusetts, travel, and military combat in Carlisle, Pennsylvania. Entries from Alexandria, Virginia; Washington, District of Columbia; Boston and Cambridge, Massachusetts; Philadelphia, Germantown, Harrisburg, and Carlisle, Pennsylvania.