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Correspondence, John B. Pennington to Henry du Pont, 1861-07-25
Pennington provides a report of his militia company's strength and equipment. Pennington's company, the 'Haslet Guard,' was based in Dover, Delaware. Du Pont, as Major-General in command of the Delaware Militia, asked the commanders of the state's militia companies to make a detailed report on the status of their companies in his General Orders No. 1.
Pennington, John B.Du Pont, Henry, 1812-1889
American Civil War (1861-1865)MilitiasArmed Forces--MobilizationArmed Forces--Officers
1 item (3 pages)
Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library
Eleuthère Irénée du Pont and his family miscellaneous papers (Accession 267)
Described in 'A Guide to Manuscripts in the Eleutherian Mills Historical Library, accessions through the year 1965' by John Beverly Riggs
Folder 18, 'Henry du Pont, Reports from Militia Captains, July 1861'
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Eleuthère Irénée du Pont and his family miscellaneous papers (Accession 267), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
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