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General Mansfield’s Inspection of Fort Crook 1859

April 12, 2014

Letters Received, Adj. Gen. I-64 1859 San Francisco 2 June 1859 Lieut Col. Lorenzo Thomas Asst. Adjt. Head Quarters Army Sir, On the 20 May I left this City on the Steamer for Sacramento; on the 21st I left Sacramento for Red-Bluff on a Steamer; on the 23rd left Red Bluff in a two-horse buggy, [...]

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Inspection Report and Muster Roll, Ft. Tejon 28 February 1859

September 24, 2009

Joseph Mansfield’s Inspection Report of Fort Tejon Los Angeles, California 5 March 1859 Bvt. Major Irwin W. McDowell, Asst. Adjt. Genl. – Head Quarters Army Sir: On the 18th February ulto., I left San Francisco, in the Overland mail coach, for Fort Tejon,  and reached there at daybreak of the 21st ulto. , and have [...]

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