Thomas V. Lyon papers
This collection includes a Civil War diary, journals, clippings, hymnal, map, poem, letter and lists once belonging to Thomas V. Lyon.
- 1861 - 1946
- Lyon, Thomas V. (class of 1864) (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
This collection is open for research.
Conditions Governing Use
Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with the Archives and Special Collections, DePauw University, Greencastle, IN. All requests to publish or quote must be submitted to Archives and Special Collections.
Thomas V. Lyon was born in Owen County, Indiana, and a student at Indiana Asbury University in 1862. Lyon joined the 20th Indiana Battery Light Artillery which saw action in Alabama and Tennessee. Lyon kept a journal of his experiences from January 1864 to January 1865.
0.4 Cubic Feet (1 document case, 1 artifact)
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- Thomas V. Lyon papers
- Paxton Stephenson
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- Description is in English.