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United States War Department records

MS-652
 Collection
Identifier: MS-652
The collection contains letters to the Paymaster General in Washington, DC and include recommendations for paymasters for various regiments and districts, notice of accounts, requests for payments and pensions. The bulk of letters are addressed to Robert Brent (1808-1818), Nathan Towson (1819-1841), as well as from J.C. Swift (1812-1816) and William B. Lewis (1835). Other correspondents include N. Frye, Alden Partridge, John Armstrong, William Lee, Maj. Gen. Jackson, Willima Eustis, Thomas Parker, D. Parker, Thomas Pinkerton, James Reed, and James Monroe.

Dates

  • 1808 - 1861

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.

Extent

.25 linear ft. (1 box)

Overview

United States War Department, (1789-1947). The collection contains letters to the Paymaster General in Washington, DC from various officers and others.

Repository Details

Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository

Contact:
6065 Webster Hall
Hanover NH 03755 USA