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Military discharge

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 37 Collections and/or Records:

James Nixon Civil War discharge paper

 Collection — Folder S2919
Identifier: S2919
Scope and Contents This collection includes the January 10, 1866 discharge paper of James Nixon from Company M, 1st Indiana Heavy Artillery following the end of the Civil War. On the back of the document a note was added that states, "Given to F.G. McCormack by: Mrs. Sarah J. Bechner who received it from James S. Nixon at Arlington, IND. June - 1867, to be kept for him, but no trace of him has been found since that time. 9-21-1921." The collection also has an envelope with James Nixon, H.H.(?) Daugherty, and...
Dates: 1866/01/10

James P. Deal collection

 Collection — Folder S0345
Identifier: S0345
Scope and Contents This collection includes a military discharge certificate for James P. Deal from the U.S. Civil War on September 21, 1864 and a certificate from the U.S. Bureau of Pensions to Celestine Deal on June 13, 1890.
Dates: 1864, 1890

John H. Ream discharge paper

 Collection — Folder S2508
Identifier: S2508
Scope and Contents This collection include the discharge certificate of John Henry Ream, who served in the Minute Men (106th Indiana Regiment) in the U.S. Civil War, specifically during Morgan's 1863 Raid into Indiana. The certificate, issued by the Adjutant General's Office is dated June 18, 1892, and is signed by N. R. Ruckle, Adjutant General. The document states that John H. Ream was a corporal in Company C, 106th Regiment, Indiana Minute Men, from July 10-15, 1863.
Dates: 1863

John McCrea collection

 Collection — Folder S2114
Identifier: S2114
Scope and Contents This collection contains documents related to John McCrea dated from 1851 to 1867. Included are an appointment of John McCrea as attorney to Thomas Wells and Shubel Blanding, McCrea's military discharge, and two pieces of correspondence on a single sheet of paper, one to McCrea regarding a shipment of home furnishings from Cincinnati.
Dates: 1851-1867

Joseph K. Cooper discharge papers

 Collection — Folder S3299
Identifier: S3299
Scope and Contents This collection contains Joseph K. Cooper's discharge papers from the 133rd Indiana Volunteers dated 1864/09/05 and from the 43rd Indiana Volunteers dated 1865/06/14.
Dates: 1864-1865

Mathew M. Salisbury papers

 Collection — Folder S1754
Identifier: S1754
Scope and Contents This collection contains a letter and two documents regarding Mathew M. Salisbury's service in the U.S. Civil War. The letter is from the Benjamin C. Wright & Co. and was sent on June 17, 1887 in response to a request by Mr. Salisbury for a copy of his discharge from Company K, 2nd Cavalry, 41st Regiment. His August 5, 1862 discharge paper was sent with the letter and is included in the collection. The second document is Salisbury's discharge paper from the 24th Battery, Indiana Light...
Dates: 1862-1887

Nancy E. Pearson collection

 Collection — Folder S1794
Identifier: S1794
Scope and Contents This collection consists of four documents. Two of these documents, a deed of sale and land patent, relate to land held by John and Margaret Smily ranging from 1834 to 1837.

Two other documents in the same collection, a discharge paper from the armed services and a declaration of intent to become a United States citizen, both concern Michael Conner, ranging from 1863 to 1868.
Dates: 1834-1868

Perkins and Vert family papers

 Collection — Folder S0795
Identifier: S0795
Scope and Contents This collection includes an inventory of the personal estate of William Perkins of Lawrence County, Indiana (January 31, 1853); an indenture from James Hall of Indianapolis to John F. Vert of Marion County, Indiana regarding a lease of a sawmill in Lawrence Township in Marion County (June 27, 1853); a discharge paper for William H. Vert after completing his one year service with Company B, 150th Illinois Infantry Regiment (January 16, 1866); and a letter written by Lurania Goodman from Grayson...
Dates: 1853-1895

Samuel Anglemeyer papers

 Collection — Folder S029
Identifier: S0029
Scope and Contents This collection includes two Civil War military discharge documents for Samuel Anglemeyer from 1863 and 1865 and a postcard and letter from the United States Department of the Interior Bureau of Pensions in 1912 regarding Anglemeyer's veterans benefits.
Dates: 1863-1912

Taylor Landers collection

 Collection — Folder OBC080
Identifier: OBC080
Scope and Contents This collection contains documents certifying that Taylor Landers was honorably discharged from the United States Army after serving during the Civil War and a certificate of appreciation for honorable service from President Lincoln.
Dates: 1864-1865