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Oliver Hazzard Perry papers : AD, 1964 (bulk 1847-1849).
BANC MSS M-M 1891-1901 FILM
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Title:

Oliver Hazzard Perry papers : AD, 1964 (bulk 1847-1849)

Creator/Contributor:

Perry, Oliver Hazzard, 1821-1901, creator

Creator/Contributor:

Patton, Perry.

Abstract:

Perry's diary of his experiences in the Massachusetts Volunteers during the Mexican War, 1847-1848; a Spanish exercise book in his handwriting, 1849; and a written statement, 1964, by his grandson, Perry Patton, giving biographical details of his grandfather.

Date:

1847 (issued)

Subject:

United States. -- Army. -- Massachusetts Volunteers (1847-1848)
Mexican War, 1846-1848 -- Personal narratives
Mexican War, 1846-1848 -- Regimental histories
Mexico -- Description and travel

Note:

Also available on microfilm.

Type:

Diaries.

Physical Description:

3 items (142 p.) ; 25-26 cm.
partial microfilm reel (78 exposures) : negative (Rich. 486:17 [folder 2 also on neg. Rich. 693:7]) and positive.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS M-M 1891-1901 FILM

Origin:

Mexico