This is a collection of enlistment forms filled out by residents of Oneida County when enlisting into the United States Army during the American Civil War and joined the 117th New York State Volunteer Infantry Regiment (Fourth Oneida Regiment).
This collection includes images of 923 forms, front and back.
The 117th NYSV Infantry Regiment mustered in on February 18, 1862 in Oneida county, New York in which Hamilton College is located.
These documents were digitized by Backstage Library Works of Orem, Utah at 600 dpi, saved as uncompressed TIFF. They delivered to Hamilton College the TIFF images and JPEG derivatives.
Transcriptions of the documents were made by Backstage Library Works who also encoded them as TEI P5 files.
Digitization of this collection was made possible by grants from the New York State Regional Bibliographic Databases and Interlibrary Resources Sharing Program through CLRC (Central New York Library Resources Council).
117th Infantry Regiment: Civil War - also known as the Fourth Oneida Regiment.
Christian Goodwillie, Director of Special Collections and Archives
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