Christian Madsen Collection
Scope and Contents
U.S. Marshal. Enlistment papers (1872-1886) from Madsen's service with the 5th Cavalry, and two letters (1926-1937) of Madsen's. Also includes a letter (1967) to Jack D. Haley from John A. Minion, who claims that Madsen was with the 7th Cavalry at the time of the Custer Massacre.
- Creation: 1872-1967
Restrictions on Access
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Open for public research.
6 items (6 items)
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Ownership and Custodial History
Gift of John A. Minion and Mrs. Delmar Baldwin.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Papers: Source of acquisition--Minion, John A. and Mrs. Delmar Baldwin. Method of acquisition--Gift; Date of acquisition--1965.
- Madsen, Christian, 1851-1944 (Person)
- Minion, John A. (Person)
- United States. Army. Cavalry Regiment, 5th (1861-1957) (Organization)
- United States. Army. Cavalry Regiment, 7th (Organization)
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Part of the Western History Collections Repository
630 Parrington Oval
Norman Oklahoma 73019 United States