[Letter from Austin A, Yates, April 12, 1865]

Description:

Letter from Austin A. Yates to the Colonel commanding the 1st N. Y. Vet. Cavl. which certifies the following men as Privates in the 1st Company N. Y. Vet. Cavalry: James A. Wilkie, Theron King, Myron H. Densmore, Benjamin F. Carpenter, and John D. Humphrey. These men were certified as privates by Capt. Capt. S. M. Harmon and received bounties for their promotions. The bounties were: advanced pay in the sum of $13.00, a premium on the sum of $2.00, and a bounty in the sum of $60.00. Hamilton K. Redway is listed with the promoted soldier's signatures.

Creator(s): Yates, Austin A.
Location(s):
Creation Date: April 12, 1865
Partner(s):
UNT Archives
Collection(s):
The Civil War and its Aftermath: Diverse Perspectives
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Creator (Author):
Yates, Austin A.

Capt. 14th, V. R. C., M. & D. Officer

Date(s):
  • Creation: April 12, 1865
Coverage:
Place
United States - New York - Chemung County - Elmira
Place
United States - West Virginia - Kanawha County - Charleston
Era
Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1876
Date
1865~  
Description:

Letter from Austin A. Yates to the Colonel commanding the 1st N. Y. Vet. Cavl. which certifies the following men as Privates in the 1st Company N. Y. Vet. Cavalry: James A. Wilkie, Theron King, Myron H. Densmore, Benjamin F. Carpenter, and John D. Humphrey. These men were certified as privates by Capt. Capt. S. M. Harmon and received bounties for their promotions. The bounties were: advanced pay in the sum of $13.00, a premium on the sum of $2.00, and a bounty in the sum of $60.00. Hamilton K. Redway is listed with the promoted soldier's signatures.

Physical Description:

[2] p. ; 26 x 40 cm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): bounties
Contributor(s):
Series Title: Hamilton K. Redway Family papers, 1825-1916
Partner:
UNT Archives
Collection:
The Civil War and its Aftermath: Diverse Perspectives
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 25079248 |
  • CALL-NO: HM. 57
  • UNTCAT: b1038507 |
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: HKR_oversize_1995-001
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth186793
Resource Type: Letter
Format: Text