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Accession number 1995.1
Catalog Number 1995.1.41
Object Name Letter
Scope & Content Silas Casey to his father, Wanton Casey; He writes from Buffalo Barracks NY; re: Gen. Wood is drilling the troops and preparing for Florida battle. Includes, "We have been much engaged in drilling the men, and inducting them into that discipline which the Florida service almost destroyed...Gen Wood inspected us a few days since....I was hightly complimented by the General....Free suffrage without any qualification but age. I cannot say that I am in favour of."
Creator Silas Casey
Date 11/17/1842
Pub Date 11/17/1842
Condition Good
Imagefile 001\006_1995141.JPG
Size 8'' x 10''