General Winfield Scott Collection, 1831-1866 | University of Houston Libraries
Title: General Winfield Scott Collection, 1831-1866
Extent: 0.5 Linear Feet
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These original materials are available in Special Collections.
Scope and Contents: The 35 items in the Winfield Scott collection document aspects of the life, military service and political career of General Scott from 1831 to 1866. The items include letters, general orders, legislative ordinance, maps, sheet music, envelopes, several printed engravings and a printed mezzotint. A letter addressed to Elisa Wyse from Lieutenant John Wyse, with whom General Scott corresponds, also is included.