Isaac Munroe St. John papers 1850-1879


Isaac Munroe St. John papers, 1850-1879

Isaac Munroe St. John papers 1850-1879

Correspondence, diplomas, commissions, and other papers of Gen. Isaac M. St. John, civil engineer and Confederate officer during the Civil War.

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