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Title Bernard Autobiography
Dates of Creation 1895
Scope & Content This handwritten page is an autobiography of George S. Bernard. His name appears at the top, but the page is not dated. The content is almost an identical copy of the Bernard autobiography that appears as the second entry in the Object ID 2009.75.008. It begins with Bernard's birth in 1937 and ends in 1893. His education and professional accomplishments are summarized. In 1885 his "Civil Service Reform Versus The Spoils System" was published, followed by "War Talks of Confederate Veterans."
Year Range from 1895.0
Creator Bernard, George S.
Year Range to 1895.0
Subjects Army
Attorneys
Authors
Born
Campaigns, Military
Capture & imprisonment
Captures
Civil War
Civil war battles
Clerk
Confederate soldiers
Confederate veterans
Education
Fathers
Fever
Institution
Law
Legislature
Literary
Re-enlistment
Regiments
Reporters
School
School boards
Sketch
Students
Volume
Wounded
Search Terms 12th Virginia Infantry
Army of Northern Virginia
Civil Service Reform Versus The Spoils System
Civil War
Confederacy, the
Confederate Army
Confederate Veterans
Crampton's Gap, Maryland
Culpeper County, Virginia
Hatcher's Run, Virginia
Mahone's Brigade
Meherrin Grays
Petersburg Express
Petersburg Riflemen
Petersburg, Virginia
Twelfth Virginia Infantry
University of Virginia
War Between the States
War Talks of Confederate Veterans
People Bernard, David Meade
Bernard, Geo. S.
Bernard, George S.
Event Civil War
Collection George S. Bernard Collection
Imagefile 023\200975013.JPG
Number of images 1.0
Object Name Letter
Catalog Number 2009.75.013
Extent of Description 1 page, size 8" x 13"