Civil War Diaries

The State Library of Pennsylvania welcomes you to our Civil War Diaries transcription site. These pages currently contain two years of the personal diary written by Captain George R. Snowden during the years 1862 through 1863 when Snowden was serving with the 142nd Regiment, Pennsylvania Volunteers in the Union Army. We are asking for your help to transcribe these unique historical documents about the US Civil War.


George R. Snowden. Source: Wikipedia