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Robert R. Ritchie, Mexico, to Thomas Ritchie, Washington, D.C., 1847 January 13

 File — Box: 3, Folder: 217
Identifier: id89959

Scope and Contents

Scope and Contents

Request for letters from the family and for the weekly Union; Robert's poor health; duties in a regimental hospital; quarters "in the house of one Lombardo, a very intimate friend of Santa Anna"; relations with other Army officers; peace negotiations by Mr. Trist; mention of General Scott. 2 pp. ALS.


  • Creation: 1847 January 13


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From the Collection: 6.50 Linear Feet

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