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Collection Reference Number GLC06608
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1847 
Title General Orders: No. 287
Date 17 September 1847
Author Scott, Winfield (1786-1866)  
Additional authors Scott, H. L. (Henry Lee) (1814-1886)
Document Type Military document
Content Description Signed by H. L. Scott. Republication of General Orders, No. 20, declaring Martial Law. Discusses the code of conduct for military personnel. Written from the National Palace of Mexico. Duplicate of GLC00911.15.
Subjects Latin and South America  Global History and Civics  Foreign Affairs  Military History  Mexican War  Military Law  Habeas Corpus  
People Scott, H. L. (Henry Lee) (1814-1886)  Scott, Winfield (1786-1866)  
Place written Mexico City, Mexico
Theme Foreign Affairs; The Mexican War; Law
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859