Letter to General Heath from Colonel Simeon Smith
Col. Smith thanks Gen. Heath for the suggestion that a new assignment in Santa Fe might be profitable. He then relates his frustrated attempts to secure a transfer to duty in St. Paul. Letter dated Leavenworth, Kansas. On back side note in another handwriting: "Col. Sim Smith, March 20, 69 Ans. my letter rel. to his coming to N[ew] M[exico]."
- March 20, 1869
- Smith, Simeon (Person)
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1 folder (1 sheet. 25 cm. Holograph)
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RH MS P29
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Purchase, Delta Book Co, Cleveland, Miss, April, 1957.
- Fort Leavenworth (Kan.)
- United States. Army -- Military life
- Guide to the Simeon Smith Collection
- Letter to General Heath from Colonel Simeon Smith
- lgg 28 June 72 mg 2004
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