Seminole War papers

Seminole War papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Title: Seminole War papers
Dates: 1836-1841
Quantity: 7.0 folders
Coll. Number: ms1386

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of records pertaining to the U.S. Army during the 2nd Seminole War. Several documents relate to William M. Graham and matters of military administration, including receipts, invoices, and lists of clothing and supplies; a list of men employed on extra duty at Camp Hillsboro, Florida (June 1837); a list of men present and absent when Major Graham took command of the Company (March 1838); and orders pertaining mainly to matters at Fort Harvie, Florida and Fort Simmons, Florida. Some of the documents relate specifically to the 4th Infantry Regiment of the United States Army.


Index Terms

Graham, William M.
Indians of North America--Florida--Wars, 1815-1875.
Military records.
Orders (military records).
Seminole War, 2nd, 1835-1842.
United States. Army. Infantry Regiment, 4th.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Seminole War papers, ms 1386. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
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