Presidential conferral, 1866

Collection Type

  • Ephemera

Date

1866-05-25

Location Note

Vertical file 4: OVR 271-280

GUSN

GUSN-250398

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Description

President Andrew Johnson conferred upon Henry Rust of the U.S. Volunteers the rank of Brigadier General. Signed by the President and the Secretary of War, Edwin M. Stanton.

A note in the top corner reads, "Recorded, Volume 2, Page 103, Adjutant General's Office, June 5, 1866." Signed "S.A. Nichols(?), Asst. Adj. General"

Details

Descriptive Terms

presidents
civil wars
volunteers
military personnel
wars
awards
certificates

Physical Description

1 award

Collection Code

GC002

Collection Name

Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s

Reference Code

GC002.02.273

Image Dimensions

19.5 x 15.5 (HxW)(inches)

Places

Washington (DC)

Record Details

Originator

Johnson, Andrew, 1808-1875 (Signer)

Material Type

awards
certificates

Other People

Rust, Henry
Stanton, Edwin McMasters, 1814-1869
Johnson, Andrew, 1808-1875

Subjects

Civil War

Description Level

Item

Location Note

Vertical file 4: OVR 271-280