James S. Green letters  1813-1818
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Summary Information

Title: Amos Beebe Eaton collection
Creator: Cady, Tryphena and Eaton, Elizabeth Selden, 1797-
Inclusive dates: 1822-1867
Bulk dates: 1822-1836
Extent: 42 items
Abstract:
This collection contains letters that United States Army lieutenant (and later general) Amos Beebe Eaton wrote while training at the United States Military Academy and traveling in New York, Connecticut, Ohio, and Michigan. His early letters reflect the daily life of cadets at West Point in the mid-1820s, and his later letters to his wife provide family news, as well as information about the Army and contemporary politics.

Language: The material is in English
Repository: William L. Clements Library, University of Michigan
909 S. University Ave.
The University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1190
Phone: 734-764-2347
Web Site: www.clements.umich.edu