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Military appointment, John Tipton, 1822-01-25

Description: Document signed by Governor Jennings and secretary R. A. New commissioning Tipton as major general in the 2nd Division of the Indiana militia. Reverse: Handwritten by Justice of the Peace Gillis McBean that Tipton took the oaths required. Also handwritten, October 22, 1824 by William Hendricks that he accepts the resignation of Tipton on account of removal from "the bounds of the Division".
Origin: 1822-01-25
Created By: Jennings, Jonathan, 1784-1834
Contributor(s): Tipton, John, 1786-1839
Collection: John Tipton Collection
Copyright: No Copyright - United States
Geography: Corydon, Indiana, United States
Subjects: Military documents
Tipton, John, 1786-1839
Indiana. Militia
Jennings, Jonathan, 1784-1834
Hendricks, William, 1782-1850

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