Correspondence to General Silas Casey

Collection Type

  • Manuscripts

Date

1868-1881, undated

Location Note

Folders 103.1-103.15

GUSN

GUSN-297241

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Description

Subseries G, Correspondence to General Silas Casey, 1868-1881, undated, includes letters written primarily from Washington, D.C. that relate to family matters; Casey is often very frank with his father, occasionally voicing strong opinions on professional matters. Many of these letters provide insight into Casey's personality, as he comments on this "miserable city" (Washington) and on being "thwarted and offended by ignoramuses."

Details

Collection Code

MS008

Collection Name

Casey family papers

Reference Code

MS008.22.07

Record Details

Description Level

Sub-series

Location Note

Folders 103.1-103.15