This accession consists of Smithsonian Institution Registrar, Stephen C. Brown's Civil War diary and a typescript of the diary; his account book, 1854-1866; sewing kit; a photocopy of a photograph of Brown; and a narrative family history prepared by his son, Harry J. Brown.
Published by A. Blackmar & Co., Augusta, Ga. "Written by a lady of Kentucky."
Color print by H.A. Ogden showing the various uniforms of the Confederate Army.
Miniature portrait of Maj. Gen. Philip H. Sheridan.
Postcard with illustration of a woman in mourning clothes standing next to a grave with the words, "Decoration Day: They Gave Their All." ca. 1908.
The papers document the life and career of William K. Applebaugh, and his activities as a telegrapher during the U.S. Civil War.