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Creator Underwood, Johanna Louisa, 1840-1923
Title Papers
Collection Manuscripts
Object Name Diary
Date 1860
Year Range From 1860
Year Range To 1862
Other Number SC 1722
Description Diary kept 10 December 1860 to 8 September 1862 by Johanna Louisa "Josie" Underwood, oldest daughter of a prominent pro-Union family in Bowling Green, Kentucky. She vividly records her thoughts and activities during Bowling Green's occupation by Confederate troops, the harassment of her family, strained friendships, and the destruction of her home.
Subjects Courtship
Dueling
Politics & government
Secession
Slavery
Slaves
Social life
Travel
People Buckner, Simon Bolivar, 1823-1914
Crittenden, John Jordon, 1787-1863
Davis, Jefferson, 1808-1889
Grant, Ulysses Simpson, 1822-1885
Grider, Benjamin Covington, 1826-1876
Grider, Frances Rogers (Underwood), 1833-1901
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
Lincoln, Mary Todd, 1818-1882
Long, Juliet Blanche (Underwood) Western, 1835-1909
McCann, Lucy Winston (Underwood), 1838-1915
Morgan, John Hunt, 1825-1864
Rosseau, Lovell Harrison, 1818-1869
Underwood, Henry Lewis, 1848-1925
Underwood, Henry Madison, 1794-1863
Underwood, John Crittenden, 1854-1930
Underwood, Joseph Rogers, 1791-1876
Underwood, Lucy Craig (Henry), 1816-1893
Underwood, Warner Lewis, 1808-1872
Underwood, Warner, 1845-1874
Zollicoffer, Felix Kirk, 1812-1862
Search Terms Bowling Green, KY
Civil War, 1861-1865
Diaries
Memphis, TN
Washington, DC
Finding Aids For finding aid click here - http://digitalcommons.wku.edu/dlsc_mss_fin_aid/749/
Catalog Number 1980.62.1
Dates of Creation 1860-1862
Extent 1 folder. 1 item. Typescript.
Number of Images 1