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Title Civil War Records: Letter of Thomas Scott to Justin A. Morrill
Creator Scott, Thomas
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.
Administrative/Biographical History 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.
Related People Morrill, Justin Smith
Scott, Thomas
Scott, William (1839-1862)
Search Terms United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865.
Credit line Bequest of Hall Park McCullough
Catalog Number 2009.163.104.7