Scott, Winfield, 1786-1866
Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:
Photostat and transcript. Requests that Northern armies take precautions when moving into Virginia, not to fire on Arlington House (where are many GW relics) or on Mount Vernon. ER-514 a,b
General Orders No. 12 and 13 were issued by General Winfield Scott from the U.S. Army Headquarters in Washington, D.C. and under the command of E.D. Townsend, Assistant Adjutant General. The orders, which were printed in a newspaper, are related to search and seizure as well as the respect due Mount Vernon's tomb, house, groves, and walks.
Printed copy, Gen. Orders 13, ER 16, p. 96.
ER 15; p. 79
A.L.S. 2 pages. New York. Re: papers sent to him at West Point & concealed in a secret drawer during his absence ... recently found by accident ... mentions W-n's ordeal at Harpers Ferry ...
A.L.S. 1 page. New York. Declines invitation to attend his wedding.
Military pass for Sarah Tracy signed by Winfield Scott with extension on reverse side, 1861 October 2, 1861 November 7
Military pass for MVLA Secretary Sarah C. Tracy signed by General Winfield Scott. Extension of the pass written on the reverse side dated November 7, 1861.