J. B. Gilberts

J. B. Gilberts Collection
1 Folder

Manuscripts & Rare Books Division
Indiana State Library

Finding Aid by: Erica Sgroi, April 2013


Biographical Note or Organizational History:

Josiah B. Gilberts enlisted in the 84th Indiana Volunteer Infantry from Dublin, Indiana on August 9, 1862. He mustered out on July 25, 1864, and transferred to the U.S. Pioneer Corps. He served in Kentucky and Tennessee during the Civil War. He survived the Civil War.


Information Found within Collection
“U.S. Civil War Soldier Records and Profiles. Ancestry.com. April 8, 2013.

Scope and Content:

This collection consists of a Civil War diary and maps from J. B. Gilberts from August 8, 1862, with the last entry dated, July 4, 1865.

Photocopy Policy:

Manuscript material CANNOT be photocopied or digitized in its entirety. Photocopies and/or digital reproductions (i.e. scans, digital photographs) cannot exceed 25% of a COLLECTION or FOLDER within a collection. In some cases, photocopying may not be permitted due to the condition of the item. Please check with the Manuscript Librarian for possible alternatives.

Collection Inventory

Folder and Item Listing:

Folder 1. Gilberts, J.B. 

1862-1865 Civil War Diary and Maps

Collection Information:

Size of Collection: 1 folder
Collection Dates: 1862-1865
Provenance:  Fred Charni, Charni’s Americana, Brookeville, IN, Aug. 27, 1970
Access: The Collection is Open for Research Use
Restrictions:  None
Reproduction Rights: Permission to reproduce, exhibit, or publish material in this collection must be obtained from the Manuscripts and Rare Books Division, Indiana State Library.
Language: Materials are entirely in: English
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Collection Notes: 

MA BA 5-6-2013