Clemans, William (1847-1934). Memoirs, 1863-1865 | Illinois History and Lincoln Collections
A member of Co. I, 20th Ill. Vol. Inf., William Clemans served from Jan. 22, 1863, to July 16, 1865, participating in the battles of Vicksburg and Atlanta. This 29-page typescript is a narrative by Clemans briefly discussing his early life but focusing primarily on his war experiences.
The Survey acquired the document in 1965.