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Collection Reference Number GLC08953.01
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1846 
Title Orders No 12
Date 26 September 1846
Author McClellan, George Brinton (1826-1885)  
Document Type Military document
Content Description Orders to his company of engineers on board the "Clinton" stating that there is no smoking between decks, only officers are allowed in certain areas, roll calls will be at Reveille, Retreat, and Tattoo, inspections will be nightly, gives schedule for the day, and explains proper dress and schedule. Written on board the "Clinton" at sea, during the Mexican War. Remnants of what appear to me a nautical log are pasted on verso. A note explaining the document pasted on front.
Subjects Mexican War  Military History  Union General  Latin and South America  Global History and Civics  Foreign Affairs  Military Uniforms  Tobacco and Smoking  Maritime  Navy  
People McClellan, George Brinton (1826-1885)  
Theme The Mexican War; Foreign Affairs; Naval & Maritime
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859
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