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Collection Reference Number GLC02646
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1847 
Title General orders No. 128
Date 30 April 1847
Author Scott, H. L. (Henry Lee) (1814-1886)  
Document Type Military document
Content Description Signed by H. L. Scott. Marching orders toward Mexico City.
Subjects Mexican War  Latin and South America  Global History and Civics  Military History  
People Scott, H. L. (Henry Lee) (1814-1886)  Scott, Winfield (1786-1866)  
Place written Jalapa, Mexico
Theme Foreign Affairs; The Mexican War; Westward Expansion
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Additional Information H.L. Scott was Winfield Scott's son-in-law. In 1861, he wrote the "Military Dictionary."
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859