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B333: Thos. Lowery [Thomas Lowery] Collection, May 27, 1914

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Identifier: A0286-00358

Title: B333: Thos. Lowery [Thomas Lowery] Collection, May 27, 1914


Thos. Lowery was a resident of St. Louis and a witness to the capture of Camp Jackson.

Contains brief letter of Lowery to the Missouri Historical Society, dated St. Louis, May 27, 1914, which discusses the actions of Colonel John Knapp, who broke his sword rather than surrender it. Also contains Lowery’s undated recollections of the Camp Jackson affair.


Place: United States
St Louis

Dates: 1914-05-27

Type(s): Documentary Artifacts

Maker/Creator: Lowery, Thomas

Subjects: Civil War, 1861-1865
Camp Jackson (Mo.)
Armed Forces


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