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Fort Snelling (Minn.)

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Smith, Benjamin F., 1811-1892. Military Record Book, 1862-1865

 Collection — Reel 01
Identifier: SMHC Collection 0150

The Benjamin F. Smith collection contains the special orders issued by or during Smith’s command of a Civil War military training camp at Fort Snelling. Furthermore, it includes pay rolls, muster rolls, special orders, and financial records dating from his service as commander of the militia for Blue Earth County in the Dakota Conflict.

Dates: 1862-1865

United States War Department. Adjutant General's Office. Letters Received, 1821.

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SMHC Collection 0107

The collection contains two rolls of microfilm covering in alphabetical order, correspondents P-Z who wrote to the United States Adjutant General in 1821. Roll 143 contains P-Sm, 1821, and roll 144 contains Sp-Z, 1821. Included in roll 144 is a consolidated file for Henry Whiting (1812-1821).

Dates: Record Keeping: 1821 - 1821