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Scott, Winfield (1786-1866) General orders: No. 286

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC00911.14 Author/Creator: Scott, Winfield (1786-1866) Place Written: Mexico Type: Document Date: 16 September 1847 Pagination: 1 p. ; 20.5 x 14.5 cm.

Signed by H. L. Scott. Thanks the army for a job well done in fighting its way through Contreras, San Antonio, Churubusco, Molino del Rey, Chapultepec, San Cosme and Tacubaya to Mexico City. Imprinted seal partially visible in bottom right corner.

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