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Dana, James J. (James Jackson) : James J. Dana papers, 1841-1890

Military commissions and appointments, 1841-1882, with some transmittal letters, and an 1890 certificate of membership in the Washington, D.C. Society of the Sons of the American Revolution.,Includes an 1841 Massachusetts Militia commission and nine appointments issued and signed by U.S. Presidents Pierce, Lincoln, Johnson, and Arthur, and Secretary's of War Jefferson Davis, Edwin Stanton, and Robert T. Lincoln to regular and brevet ranks in the 4th Artillery Regiment, 1855-1857, and the Quartermaster's Dept., 1861-1882.
Extent: 2 linear feet - (20 items in 1 oversize box)
Subjects: Indians and the West
Call Number: VAULT oversize Ayer MS 3003
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