Thursday, May 11, 2006

Carded Records, Volunteer Organizations: Spanish-American War, 1898

Carded Records, Volunteer Organizations: Spanish-American War, 1898 from the National Archives features compiled military service records for 1,235 Rough Riders—including Teddy Roosevelt himself. The notoriously user-unfriendly NARA website requires that you jump through a few hoops to access the records. Follow the instructions here for using the ARC Search engine to view digitized images of the records.