|Title||Civil War Records: Letter of Thomas Scott to Justin A. Morrill|
|Dates of Creation||1862|
|Scope & Content||One letter with envelop dated May 6, 1862 from Thomas Scott to U.S. Representative Justin A. Morrill regarding the bounty and pay owed to his son who was killed near Yorktown April 16, 1862.|
Morrill was a Vermont politician; regent, Smithsonian Institution; Trustee, University of Vermont.
He served as representative and senator from Vermont. Author of Tariff Act of 1861 and the Morrill land-grant bill.
Morrill, Justin Smith
Scott, William (1839-1862)
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865.
|Credit line||Bequest of Hall Park McCullough|