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Military history

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Department of the West Collection

Identifier: WHC-M-2518
Scope and Contents


Subject Collection. A bound copy of telegrams, military reports and dispatches, letters, orders and other authentic papers following the progress and development of affairs in the Department of the West while under the command of Major General J. C. Fremont. These papers have been collated in chronological order.

Dates: 1861

Nye, Wilbur Sturtevant, 1898-1970

Dates: Existence: 1898-10-12

View of old battlefield where the Battle of Soldier Springs was fought between U.S. troops under command of Maj. Evans and Comanche Indians., Undated

 Item — Box Photo T-13, item: 17
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

Black-and-white original prints of Mangum, Oklahoma Territory and State; and Greer County, Texas and Oklahoma Territory. also included are scenes of the range cattle industry, businesses, schools, and farming.

Dates: Undated

William August Schaper Collection

Identifier: WHC-M-542
Scope and Contents


Professor. Correspondence (1909-1957) regarding the administration of the University of Minnesota's Political Science Department, Schaper's dismissal from the University faculty in 1917 for his stance on World War I, and regarding the Progressive Party in the Presidential election of 1912; the proceedings (1917) of the University of Minnesota Board of Regents regarding Schaper's dismissal; and typescripts (ca. 1922) of a speech by Professor Frederick Huidekoper regarding military policy and history.

Dates: 1909-1957