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William Bradford letter to Hugh Anderson Haralson

William Bradford letter to Hugh Anderson Haralson

Descriptive Summary

Title: William Bradford letter to Hugh Anderson Haralson
Creator: Bradford, Wm. J. A. (William John Alden), 1791-1858
Inclusive Dates: 1847 January 23
Language: English
Extent: 1 folder(s) (1 letter)
Collection Number: ms3902
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Scope and Content

The collection consists of one letter written by William J. A. Bradford in Davenport, Iowa, to Hugh Anderson Haralson, a representative in the Georgia General Assembly. Bradford communicates his desire to have a commission in the military service to participate in operation of the army in Mexico. He requests Haralson's aid in hopes of being brought to President James K. Polk's attention. Haralson appends a note to President Polk forwarding the request, but states that he does not know Bradford well enough to recommend him.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

William Bradford letter to Hugh Anderson Haralson, ms 3902. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2018.


Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Bradford, Wm. J. A. (William John Alden), 1791-1858
Correspondence.
Haralson, Hugh Anderson, 1805-1854
Mexican War, 1846-1848.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
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