Archive Record

Object Name Letter
Catalog Number 2011.036.031
Collection Crutchfield letters Collection
Description A letter written from John H. Lumpkin in Washington City to William Crutchfield in regards to the discussions in Congress about the war with Mexico. He says there is a proposed bill in the House of Representatives that will send reinforcements to the Army in Mexico. He suspects that the bill will pass in the Senate. Lumpkin includes a brief abstract of his letter on the back of the second page.
Date 1847
Dates of Creation January 14, 1847
Extent of Description 7.75" x 9.87", 2 pages
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Accession number 2011.036