Guide to the Frank Morral Research Materials on the Civil War, 2014-2015

This is a finding aid. It is a description of archival material held in the Research Library at the Nantucket Historical Association. Unless otherwise noted, the materials described below are physically available in our reading room, and not digitally available through the internet.

Collection Details

Collection Number:
MS560
Title:
Frank Morral Research Materials on the Civil War
Date(s):
2014–2015
Creator:
Morral, Frank.
Repository:
Nantucket Historical Association
Language:
Material is in English.

Information for Users

Restrictions to Access: No restrictions. Open for research.

Restrictions to Use: No usage restrictions.

Copyright Notice: Copyright is retained by the authors of items in this collection, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

Preferred Citation: [identification of item], in the Frank Morral Research Materials on the Civil War collection, Nantucket Historical Association.

Acquisitions Information:

Gift of Frank Morral of La Jolla, Calif., in October 2015 (Acc. RL2015.45).

Sensitive Materials Statement:

Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations. Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual’s private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which the Nantucket Historical Association assumes no responsibility.

Subject Headings

  • Personal Name
    • Morral, Frank.
  • Topical Term
    • Nantucket Island (Mass.)--History.
    • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865.

Biographical Information

Frank Morral was an English professor at Carleton College in Minnesota for forty-two years. He and his wife, Linda Backus Morral, later moved to Nantucket, Mass. He conducted research on the experiences of Nantucketers in the Civil War and in 2015, Morral published Hidden History of Nantucket with Barbara Ann White.

Scope and Content

The Frank Morral Research Materials on the Civil War collection contains research on individuals from Nantucket who were involved in the Civil War, monument and burial information, demographic statics, and information on battles. All of the material in this collection is a copy; there are no original documents. The material is primarily organized alphabetically.

Contents

Box 1 Folder 1 Battles, 2014
Box 1 Folder 2 Burials, monuments, deaths, 2014-2015
Box 1 Folder 3 Image resources, 2014
Box 1 Folder 4 Nantucket demographics, 2014-2015
Box 1 Folder 5 Abbott-Allen, 2014-2015
Box 1 Folder 6 Alley-Andrews, 2014-2015
Box 1 Folder 7 Arthur-Austin, 2014-2015
Box 1 Folder 8 Babcock-Backus, 2014-2015
Box 1 Folder 9 Bacon-Barker, 2014-2015
Box 1 Folder 10 Barlow-Barnard, Charles F., 2014-2015
Box 1 Folder 11 Barnard, Franklin-Barrally, 2014-2015
Box 1 Folder 12 Barratt-Beard, 2014-2015
Box 1 Folder 13 Beekman-Boston, 2014-2015
Box 1 Folder 14 Brayton-Briggs, 2014-2015
Box 1 Folder 15 Brock-Burdick, 2014-2015
Box 1 Folder 16 Cartwright-Cash, 2014-2015
Box 1 Folder 17 Cathcart, 2014
Box 1 Folder 18 Chadwick-Chase, 2014-2015
Box 1 Folder 19 Christian-Cleveland, 2014-2015
Box 1 Folder 20 Coffin, Albert C., 2014
Box 1 Folder 21 Coffin, Alvin C.-Alvin R., 2014-2015
Box 1 Folder 22 Coffin, Benjamin-Coffin, Henry, 2014-2015
Box 1 Folder 23 Coffin, John-Coffin, Rufus, 2014
Box 1 Folder 24 Coggeshall-Crocker, Charles, 2014-2015
Box 1 Folder 25 Crocker, Samuel C., 2014
Box 1 Folder 26 Crocker, Samuel F.-Drake, 2014-2015
Box 1 Folder 27 Easton-Fish, 2014-2015
Box 1 Folder 28 Fisher-Folger, D., 2014
Box 1 Folder 29 Folger, E.-Folger, H., 2014-2015
Box 1 Folder 30 Folger, I.-Fuller, 2014-2015
Box 2 Folder 31 Gardner-Gifford, 2014-2015
Box 2 Folder 32 Godfrey-Green, 2014-2015
Box 2 Folder 33 Gruber-Hilliker, 2014-2015
Box 2 Folder 34 Hinchman-Hoeg, 2014-2015
Box 2 Folder 35 Holmes-Hussey, A., 2014
Box 2 Folder 36 Hussey, E.-Hussey, T., 2014-2015
Box 2 Folder 37 James-Kelly, A., 2014-2015
Box 2 Folder 38 Kelly, T.-Lowell, 2014-2015
Box 2 Folder 39 Macy, C.-Macy, E., 2014-2015
Box 2 Folder 40 Macy, G.-Mendell, 2014-2015
Box 2 Folder 41 Michael-Mitchell, 2014-2015
Box 2 Folder 42 Moore-Munn, 2014-2015
Box 2 Folder 43 Murphy, Franklin B., 2014
Box 2 Folder 44 Murphy, J.-Nicholson, 2014-2015
Box 2 Folder 45 Orpin-Rand, 2014-2015
Box 2 Folder 46 Randall-Raymond, 2014-2015
Box 2 Folder 47 Reed-Russell, 2014-2015
Box 2 Folder 48 Ryder-Spencer, 2014-2015
Box 2 Folder 49 Stackpole-Swain, G., 2014-2015
Box 2 Folder 50 Swain, J.-Sylvia, 2014-2015
Box 2 Folder 51 Sylvester-Turner, 2014
Box 2 Folder 52 Vincent-Winslow, 2014-2015
Box 2 Folder 53 Whitfield-Worth, 2014-2015
Box 2 Folder 54 Wyer, 2014

Processing Information

Processed by Isabella Browne Lörcher, November 2018.

Finding aid by Isabella Browne Lörcher and Amelia Holmes, November 2018.

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