William T. Sherman Commission as First Lieutenant, US Army, 1841

William T. Sherman Commission as First Lieutenant, US Army, 1841

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William Tecumseh Sherman's Commission as First Lieutenant in the Third Regiment of Artillery, United States Army, effective November 30, 1841. The commission, dated February 1, 1842, is signed by President John Tyler and Secretary of War John C. Spencer.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
sheet of paper
Other Terms
sheet of paper; Army
date made
1842-02-01
associated date
1841-11-30
originator (author or composer, etc.)
Tyler, John
referenced
Sherman, William Tecumseh
place made
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Physical Description
parchment (overall material)
ID Number
AF.15912
accession number
59388
catalog number
15912
Credit Line
Hon. P. Tecumseh Sherman
subject
Army
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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