Military officer correspondence, 1855-1889.


Military officer correspondence, 1855-1889.

Correspondence before, during, and after the Civil War from: John H. Hobart Ward to James M. Cook and Jesse K. Furlong; George D. Wells to George E. Warren; Henry W. Wessells to Horatio C. King and Henry Storm; Prosper M. Wetmore to Henry S. Randall; William D. Whipple to Horatio C. King; Joseph N. G. Whistler to John T. Sprague; Harry White to Henry Storm; and Robert H. K. Whiteley to John Watts De Peyster.

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Cook, James M., 1807-1868. (person)

Wessells, Henry Walton, 1809-1889 (person)

U.S. general. From the description of Henry W. Wessells military commission, 1828 Apr. 8. (Litchfield Historical Society). WorldCat record id: 781432893 ...

Furlong, Jesse K., ca. 1835-fl. 1891. (person)

Storm, Henry, fl. 1881. (person)

De Peyster, J. Watts (John Watts), 1821-1907 (person)

Officer in the New York State Militia. From the description of Papers, 1849-1857. (New York University, Group Batchload). WorldCat record id: 58663483 Old Fort Johnson, a National Historic Landmark located in Montgomery County, N.Y., was the 18th-century home of Sir William Johnson, an official of the British Empire. It was later owned by wealthy philanthropist John de Watts Peyster, who presented it to the Montgomery County Historical Society in the early 20th century. As o...

King, Horatio C. (person)

Union army officer, 1862-1865, and New York City attorney. From the description of Letterbooks, 1862 Sept.-1868 Nov. (New York University, Group Batchload). WorldCat record id: 58759159 Military man and politician. King moved to Brooklyn in 1865 and served on the Brooklyn Board of Education. From the description of Papers, [ca. 1840]-1925. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 155451560 Biographical Note ...

Wood, Samuel F., ca. 1838-1864. (person)

Sprague, J. T. (John Titcomb), 1810-1878 (person)

Adjutant general of the state of N.Y. From the description of Letter, 1863. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 38293510 ...

Wetmore, Prosper Montgomery, 1798-1876 (person)

American poet. From the description of Letters of Prosper Montgomery Wetmore [manuscript], 1845-1862. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647812278 From the description of Autograph letter signed : New York, to C.W. Lawrence, 1849 Jan. 19. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270588039 Merchant, military official, legislator and educational administrator. From the description of Prosper Wetmore letters, 1834-1847. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 12240...

Warren, George E., ca. 1833-fl. 1890. (person)

White, Harry, 1834-1920 (person)

United States Representative from Pennsylvania. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Indiana, Penna., to E.R. Hoar, 1869 Apr. 26. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270587567 ...

Kearny, Philip, 1815-1862 (person)

General in Civil War. From the description of Letter : Harrison's Landing, to Gov. Olden, Trenton, N.J., 1862 July 21. (Bryn Mawr College). WorldCat record id: 28886059 American soldier and general for the Union Army during the American Civil War (1861-1865). From the description of Letter, 1845. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 145435278 Nephew of Stephen Kearny, Philip was educated at Columbia Law School. He entered the military in 1836 and served in the...

Whistler, Joseph Nelson Garland, 1822-1899. (person)

Sheridan, Michael P., ca. 1838-fl. 1865. (person)

United States. Army. New York Artillery Regiment, 2nd (1863). (corporateBody)

Whipple, William D. (William Denison), 1826-1902 (person)

United States. Army. Massachusetts Infantry Regiment, 34th (1862). (corporateBody)

Ward, John Henry Hobart, 1823-1903. (person)

Randall, Henry Stephens, 1811-1876 (person)

Henry Stephens Randall (1811-1876), educator and historian, author of Life of Thomas Jefferson (1858). Hugh Blair Grigsby (1806-1881), newspaper editor, man of letters, and Virginia historian. From the description of Correspondence between Henry Stephens Randall and Hugh Blair Grigsby, 1856-1861. (Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens). WorldCat record id: 228736119 Agriculturalist, educator, politician, and writer. Author of numerous books and articles...

Whiteley, Robert Henry Kirkwood (person)

Wells, George Duncan, 1826-1864, (person)