Summary Information

Repository: The Historical Society of Montgomery County

Title: 51st Pennsylvania Collection

Creator: William F. Thomas and Harry Roach

Dates: 1861-1868

Extent: 2.5 linear inches

Language: English

Administrative Note: There are three separate acquisitions for this collection. The first was a donation by Richard Hallowell on February 17, 1917. The second was a bequest by Clara Summers Murray on November 1, 1950. The third was a donation by Harry Roach in the spring of 2019.

Scope and content: This collection contains supply papers and other assorted memorabilia and documents pertaining to the 51st Pennsylvania Volunteer regiment who fought on the side of the Union in the Civil War.