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John Henry Eaton letter

Mss 831327
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 831327

Description

Letter from John Henry Eaton in Washington, DC to and unidentified recipient with a refusal of application for brevet pay for General Macomb as Maj.-Gen. Referring to Acts of 1815 and 1818, Eaton, as Secretary of War, states that Macomb does not qualify although there is a recedent in similar case involving Gen. Scott.

Dates

  • 1831-05-27

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright on this material has not been evaluated. You are free to use this material in any way that is permitted by copyright that applies to your use.

Extent

.01 linear ft. (1 envelope)

Overview

In English.

General

Winfield Scott (1786-1866), US Army Pay, Allowances etc.

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