Louisa Hoffman diary
Scope and Contents
The collection consists of a Civil War diary of Louisa Hoffman, of Baltimore, Maryland, dated 1860-1862. 137 manuscript pages, in ink, in a legible hand, with about a dozen newspaper clippings on the Civil War.
- Creation: 1860 - 1862
- Hoffman, Louisa, 1831-1884 (Person)
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This collection is open for use.
Conditions Governing Use
Single copies may be made for research purposes. Researchers are responsible for determining any copyright questions. It is not necessary to seek our permission as the owner of the physical work to publish or otherwise use public domain materials that we have made available for use, unless Johns Hopkins University holds the copyright.
Louisa Hoffman, daughter of Amuel Owings Hoffman and Louisa A. Gilmore, was born in Baltimore about 1831 and died on 4 January 1884. She was married around 1865 to Alexander Riach/Riech, of Scotland.
0.167 Cubic Feet (1 bound volume)
Language of Materials
Louisa Hoffman, daughter of Amuel Owings Hoffman and Louisa A. Gilmore, was born in Baltimore about 1831 and died on 4 January 1884. The collection consists of a Civil War diary of Louisa Hoffman, of Baltimore, Maryland, dated 1860-1862.
Finding aid prepared by Kelly Spring on 18 November 2009.
- Guide to the Louisa Hoffman diary
- Kelly Spring
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