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Diary of Thomas Akers

Holograph diary of Civil War service from his swearing in at Sacramento, Calif., Oct. 8, 1861 to May 15, 1864; pages are missing until a notation on Dec. 6, 1864 when he was mustered out, then a record of trip from Franklin, Tex., Nov. 6, 1865 to Sacramento, Dec. 6, 1865.