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Isaac Bevier archive

Identifier: C-111

Scope and Contents

Collection consists of 11 handwritten letters by Bevier to his parents from 1862-1864 during his time of service in the Civil War. Also included are photographs from the 50th Anniversary Reunion of the 44th Regiment of the New York Volunteer Infantry.


  • Creation: 1861-1911


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Conditions Governing Access

Open for research without restrictions.

Conditions Governing Use

For permission to publish materials, contact: Special Collections & Archives Middlebury College Phone: (802) 443-2387 Email:

Biographical / Historical

Isaac Bevier was born to Benjamin H. Bevier and Sarah Amanda (Sallie) Elmore in New Paltz, New York, on January 20, 1842. He served in the Civil War as Private, Co. E., 44th NY Infantry, and was wounded in action on August 30, 1862 at Bull Run, VA, and on June 3, 1864, he resided at Vassar Brothers Home, Cold Harbour, VA. He married Hellen Elizabeth (Nelly) Stevens (1844-1896) on October 3, 1867. He died August 15, 1931, Poughkeepsie, New York.


1 Box (1 box, 17 folders)


Collection is arranged chronologically.

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Repository Details

Part of the Middlebury College Special Collections & Archives Repository

Middlebury College
Davis Family Library
110 Storrs Avenue
Middlebury Vermont 05753 United States