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Collection Reference Number GLC00162.01
From Archive Folder Presidential collection 
Title Zachary Taylor to Thomas W. Ringold on current military matters
Date 2 April 1846
Author Taylor, Zachary (1784-1850)  
Recipient Ringold, Thomas W.  
Document Type Correspondence; Military document
Content Description Writing from camp on the Rio Grande, Taylor discusses current military matters. Reply to Ringold focuses on their common aggravations and the problems of being a soldier.
Subjects Soldier's Letter  President  Mexican War  Latin and South America  Military History  Global History and Civics    
People Taylor, Zachary (1784-1850)  Ringold, Thomas A. (fl. 1846)  
Place written Camp on the Rio Grande
Theme The Mexican War
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859