Item #1036 A Woman's War Record 1861-1865. Septima M. Collis, Mrs. Genl. Charles H. T. Collis.
A Woman's War Record 1861-1865
A Woman's War Record 1861-1865
A Woman's War Record 1861-1865
A Woman's War Record 1861-1865

A Woman's War Record 1861-1865

New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1889. 78 pp. Hardcover with gold gilt on the cover and spine. Wear to the covers including fading/sunning most prevalent on the spine. Spine is bumped at the top and bottom with some light rubbing. What looks like a small ink mark on the bottom front cover and bottom back cover. Textured cloth cover with a pattern of stars.

Collis' husband was a General for the Union Army in the Civil War and received a Medal of Honor for his efforts. Septima recalls her Southern upbringing, life on the front lines, marriage to a Union General while her brother fights for the Confederacy, meeting Abraham Lincoln, and more. Fascinating look at the Civil War from a perspective not usually seen. Item #1036

Price: $300.00