Category Archives: Collections

WSU Alumni Newsletters Now Online

We are pleased to announce that you can now view the Wright State University Libraries Special Collections & Archives’ collection of alumni newsletter publications from 1969-2014 online in CORE Scholar. The collection presently includes nearly 200 total issues of alumni … Continue reading

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Atlanta, Georgia Falls

By late August, the Union army had been within three miles of Atlanta for more than a month.  Confederate lines were stretched for 15 miles to protect the city.  At this point, General Sherman decided it was time for action.  … Continue reading

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“Bad News” from William

In this August 26, 1864, William Patterson writes his mother that he has “a little rather bad news.”  His unit has just received orders from Washington, D.C. that no more officers will be mustered out of service. He notes that half … Continue reading

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