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McKinney, Erastus R. (fl. 1851-1904) to unknown

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02179.01.019 Author/Creator: McKinney, Erastus R. (fl. 1851-1904) Place Written: s.l. Type: Autograph letter signed Date: January 1862 Pagination: 1 p. ; 19.9 x 22.0 cm.

Summary of Content: re: mess duty, release of Confederate comissioners James Mason and John Slidell; capture of 100 hogs. Top portion missing.

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Historical Era: National Expansion and Reform, 1815-1860

Subjects: Military HistoryCivil WarUnion ForcesInfantrySoldier's LetterUnion Soldier's LetterConfederate States of AmericaGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyNavyTrent AffairAgriculture and Animal HusbandryDiplomacy

Sub Era: Age of Jackson

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