MEMORIAL OF NATHANIEL HALL LORING, AND OTHERS, LATE CADETS AT THE MILITARY ACADEMY, WEST POINT 1819

By: Congress

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December 27, 1819. Read, and referred to the Committee on Military Affairs. "...the undersigned, late Cadets in the service of the United States, in pursuance of original powers extended to the said undersigned by one hundred and eighty Cadets, in November, 1818, to act in their behalf, and by all legal means to relieve the corps of Cadets from certain tyrannies which they hold to exist; would respectfully represent and declare, that a true statement of the situation of the Military Academy has been withheld from the Congress of the United States. That, in consequence the said Military Academy has suffered under the abuses of an authority which was, and is, unrestrained by any fixed and certain laws..." Thus they present "An expose of facts, concerning recent transactions relating to the Corps of Cadets of the U. States' Military Academy, at West Point, New York," 72 pp. Includes correspondence to and from J.C. Calhoun, Secretary of War. Brownish tone to paper. Mild foxing. All text legible. Disbound but intact. Overall document is Good+ to Very Good-.

Title: MEMORIAL OF NATHANIEL HALL LORING, AND OTHERS, LATE CADETS AT THE MILITARY ACADEMY, WEST POINT 1819

Author Name: Congress

Categories: U.S. Government Document, U.S. Army,

Publisher: Washington, Gales & Seaton: 1819

Binding: Paperbound

Book Condition: Good

Type: West Point

Size: Size: Approx. 5 1/2" x 8 1/2"

Seller ID: 004997

Keywords: West Point Military Academy, West Point, West Point Cadets,