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I went to NARA in DC last week, armed with Footnote printouts of pension index cards, and got some advice from the experts there that I thought I should post here. There…

Memorial Page: Civil War Pensions Index · 22 Feb 2011 You

Following up on my comment below... If you find a card that references a "manuscript" of some type, here's where it should be: At the National Archives in D.C., ask for Record…

Memorial Page: Confederate Compiled Military Service Records · 22 Feb 2011 You

I also see "Reference Cards" in this collection that appear to be placeholders or markers that refer you to a "Manuscript No. XXXX, Page XXXX" Does anyone know what those…

Memorial Page: Confederate Compiled Military Service Records · 21 Jan 2011 You