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Collection Reference Number GLC02732
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1847 
Title Robert Maskell Patterson to Winfield Scott discussing field tactics and investigations
Date 14 April 1847
Author Patterson, Robert Maskell (1787-1854)  
Recipient Scott, Winfield  
Document Type Correspondence; Military document
Content Description Discusses the field tactics of Generals Twiggs, Quitman, and Scott. Written as major general of volunteers.
Subjects Military History  Latin and South America  Mexican War  Global History and Civics  
People Patterson, Robert Maskell (1787-1854)  Scott, Winfield (1786-1866)  Quitman, John Anthony (1798-1858)  Twiggs, David Emanuel (1790-1862)  
Theme 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