Order creating the United States Sanitary Commission, signed and approved by President Lincoln on June 13, 1861. Countersigned by Simon Cameron, Secretary of War.

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Title
Order creating the United States Sanitary Commission, signed and approved by President Lincoln on June 13, 1861. Countersigned by Simon Cameron, Secretary of War.
Names
United States Sanitary Commission (Creator)
Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865) (Author)
Cameron, Simon (1799-1889) (Author)
Collection

United States Sanitary Commission records

Documents

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1861-06-13
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MssCol 3101
Topics
United States Sanitary Commission -- 1860-1869
Genres
Documents
Type of Resource
Text
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11660964
MSS Unit ID: 3101
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 77a81360-c614-012f-bb0a-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1861: Created
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Order creating the United States Sanitary Commission, signed and approved by President Lincoln on June 13, 1861. Countersigned by Simon Cameron, Secretary of War." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1861. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-5a05-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. (1861). Order creating the United States Sanitary Commission, signed and approved by President Lincoln on June 13, 1861. Countersigned by Simon Cameron, Secretary of War. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-5a05-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Order creating the United States Sanitary Commission, signed and approved by President Lincoln on June 13, 1861. Countersigned by Simon Cameron, Secretary of War.