Letters Received by the Adjutant General, 1861-1870 record example

    Letters Received by the Adjutant General, 1861-1870

    Records: 342,503 · Complete: 81%

    Letters from officers and enlisted men of the Army, the Secretary of War, the president, members of Congress, governors, and others. They are the largest series of letters received by the AG. They relate to appointment, recruitment, transfer, pay, promotion, leave, discharge, and other personnel actions affecting officers and enlisted men of the Army; orders of the War Department; military expeditions and campaigns; military installations and organizations; and Indian affairs.

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    "Letters Received by the Office of the Adjutant General, Main Series, 1861-1870" database with images Fold3 (https://www.fold3.com/publication/822/letters-received-by-the-adjutant-general-1861-1870: accessed August 16, 2022)

    Publication Title
    Letters Received by the Adjutant General, 1861-1870
    Total Records
    342,503 · Complete: 81%
    Content Source
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    Publication Number
    M619
    Record Group
    94
    Published on Fold3
    11 Sep 2012
    Last Updated
    07 Nov 2012
    Description
    NARA M619. Letters received by the Adjutant General's Office, 1860-70, during and after the Civil War period.