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Guide to the Alexander C. Tompkins military appointment and certificate 1977.394

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Collection processed by Nicholas Pavlik

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Descriptive Summary

 
Creator: Tompkins, Alexander C.
Title: Alexander C. Tompkins military appointment and certificate
Dates: 1864
Abstract: This collection includes a document appointing Alexander C. Tompkins as a Private in the Westchester County-based 17th Regiment of the New York State Militia, dated 1864, and a certificate recognizing Tompkins as a contributor to the erection of the Washington Monument in Washington, D.C., circa 1880.
Quantity: 0.01 Linear feet in one folder.
Text [Box]: A0068
Call Phrase: 1977.394
Sponsor: This collection was processed and described as part of the project, "Uncovering the Secrets of Brooklyn's 19th Century Past: Creation to Consolidation," funded by the Council on Library and Information Resources, with additional support from The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation.