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Collection Reference Number GLC06715
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1851 
Title Gustave Toutant Beauregard to Persifor F. Smith re: Mexican War, brevets, discusses his role in the battles
Date 28 May 1851
Author Beauregard, Gustave Toutant (1818-1893)  
Recipient Smith, Persifor F.  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description Discusses Beauregard's role in Mexican War battles. He complains about only receiving two brevets saying: "Give unto Caesar what is Caesar's."
Subjects Mexican War  Battle  Latin and South America  Military History  Global History and Civics  Foreign Affairs  Confederate General or Leader  
People Beauregard, Gustave Toutant (1818-1893)  Smith, Persifor Frazer (1798-1858)  
Place written New Orleans, Louisiana
Theme The Mexican War; Foreign Affairs
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859