About George A. Loud

About the author: George A. Loud (June 18, 1852 – November 13, 1925), colonel in the U.S. Army at the time of the Spanish-American War, then member of Congress from 1903-1913 and 1915-1917.

About the diary: Published as “Colonel George A. Loud’s diary, written during the battle,” in The Century Magazine. The copy used was digitized by Cornell University from a copy in its collections. Digital copy posted online as a public domain item by the HathiTrust.