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A Civil War Diary: A Civil War Diary
This site contains lesson plans for use with A Civil War Diary, a journal of every day life by a soldier of the Chatfield Guards, Company A, 2nd Minnesota Regiment.
This link connects you directly to the Civil War diary, Union Soldier, 1861-1863, which is a hand written journal of every day life as experienced by a soldier in the Chatfield Guards, Company A, 2nd Minnesota Regiment during the War Between the States. This journal covers the period from June 1861 to August 1863. These digital images are housed in the Digital Library of South Dakota.