George Brinton McClellan letter
Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 571
Scope and Contents
Handwritten and signed letter written from the Army of the Potomac headquarters on July 10, 1862. The item is addressed to Lorenzo Thomas (1804-1875), adjutant General of the Union Army. McClellan wants all of the regiments and batteries of the army brought up to "regulation" in size. He suggests combining units to bring them up to strength.
- 1862 July 10
- McClellan, George Brinton (Creator, Person)
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George Brinton McClellan was an American soldier, author, and businessman. He was a controversial commander of the Union Army in the Civil War (1861-1865).
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19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
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- Leslie Evens
- 2011 November 4
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- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.