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Manuscript Group 89
HENRY METCALF PAPERS
1832-1867 (bulk 1851-1864)
.5 cu. ft.


Papers of Henry Metcalf (d. 1864), Sullivan County district attorney, 1850-61, and successively captain and major in the 58th Regiment, Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-64. Papers embrace the following: business correspondence, 1853-60; miscellaneous legal papers, 1832-61, including deeds for land in Sullivan and neighboring counties, maps of land surveyed, articles of agreement, sworn statements, bonds, and receipts for payment of road tax; military papers pertaining to the 58th Regiment, Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-64, including correspondence, special orders, invoices of and receipts for ordnance and ordnance stores, certificates of ordnance and ordnance stores lost or destroyed, receipts for and quarterly returns of clothing, camp, and garrison equipage, and authorizations for deductions from soldiers' pay; and miscellaneous notes, 1867.




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