George L. Bright Civil War Diary

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Creator:Bright, George L.
Title:George L. Bright Civil War diary

George L. Bright was a band member of the 46th Ohio Volunteer Infantry (or 46th OVI), an infantry regiment in the Union Army during the American Civil War. Bright's diary details weather and marching conditions from January to September 1862 and in specific locations including Camp Logan, Ohio; Columbus, Ohio; and Paducah, Kentucky. Bright's entries also note days when he played his horn for regimental funerals.

Subjects:United States. Army. Ohio Infantry Regiment, 46th (1861-1865) | United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Personal narratives | Ohio--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 | Kentucky--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 | United States. Army. Ohio Infantry Regiment, 46th (1861-1865)--Bands | United States, Ohio, Camp Logan | United States, Ohio, Franklin County, Columbus, 39.9611755, -82.9987942 | United States, Kentucky, McCracken County, Paducah, 37.0833893, -88.6000478
Institution:Z. Smith Reynolds Library (Wake Forest University )
Contributors:Z. Smith Reynolds Library (Wake Forest University)
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