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Collection Reference Number GLC01043.07
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1813 
Title Appointment of Eleazor D. Wood to major in the corps of engineers
Date 2 August 1813
Author Madison, James (1751-1836)  
Document Type Government document; Military document
Content Description Madison signed as President and countersigned by John Armstrong as Secretary of War. The commission was a brevet for Battle of Lundy's lane near Niagara Falls.
Subjects Battle  President  War of 1812  Military History  
People Madison, James (1751-1836)  Armstrong, John (1758-1843)  Wood, Eleazor D. (1783-1814)  
Place written Washington, D.C.
Theme War of 1812; The Presidency
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Additional Information Signer of the U.S. Constitution.
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859