William T. Sherman Commission as Commissary of Subsistence with the Rank of Captain, US Army, 1850

William Tecumseh Sherman's Commission as Commissary of Subsistence with the rank of Captain in the United States Army, effective September 27, 1850. The commission, dated October 1, 1850, is signed by President Millard Fillmore and Secretary of War Charles Conrad.
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Object Name
sheet of paper
date made
originator (author or composer, etc.)
Fillmore, Millard
Sherman, William Tecumseh
Physical Description
parchment (overall material)
place made
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
William Tecumseh Sherman
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William Tecumseh Sherman
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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