The Citadel Archives & Museum hold unique and interesting Civil War collections relating to the history of the institution. Names and keywords can be searched in our Online Guide to Collections.
We are actively working to expand our digital collections, and have launched a digital collections website for The Citadel Archives & Museum. Institutional records dating through the Civil War include our Board of Visitor meeting minutes, and our Official Registers.
Other collections include:
John B. Patrick diaries, 1861-1865, kept while he was a faculty member at the Arsenal Academy in Columbia
James Aiken Journals, including his Prisoner of War entries at Johnson's Island, Ohio
To view archival materials or artifacts not available through our digital collections website, email us at email@example.com to schedule an appointment.
The Citadel under occupation after the Civil War, The Citadel Archives & Museum