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Collection Reference Number GLC06313.04.061
From Archive Folder Aaron Hobart Collection 
Title John C. Calhoun to Ferris Pell regarding complaints from the War of 1812 [copy]
Date 30 March 1818
Author Calhoun, John Caldwell (1782-1850)  
Recipient Pell, Ferris  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description Copy of a letter from Calhoun to Pell discussing the case "of the claims of the state of New York against the United States, for disbursements on account of Militia in the late War," referring to the War of 1812. Written from the Department of War. Pell is identified as the "Agent of N. York."
Subjects Government and Civics  War of 1812  Military History  Soldier's Pay  Finance  Militia  
People Calhoun, John Caldwell (1782-1850)  Pell, Ferris (fl. 1818)  Porter, General (fl. 1818)  
Place written Washington, D.C.
Theme War of 1812; Government & Politics
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859