Papers, 1866-1900.


Mahone family. Papers, 1866-1900.

Papers, 1866-1900.

These records are chiefly correspondence regarding engagements of troops under Mahone's command during the Civil War. Correspondents are mainly officers who served under Mahone. The papers relevant to Robert Butler Mahone deal with his appointment as Consul of the United States at Nuevo Laredo by William McKinley.

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