Sully, Alfred, 1821-1879
- Existence: 1821 - 1879
Alfred Sully (1821-1879), military officer during the American Civil War and during the Indian Wars on the frontier.
Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:
Samuel Ryan Curtis Papers
Call Number: WA MSS 122-125
The collection contains correspondence between Gen. S. R. Curtis and his family while in military service or on engineering jobs, his official correspondence with copies of orders, telegrams, and other military papers while serving in the Mexican and Civil Wars, as Indian Commissioner to make treaties with the Sioux in Montana and Dakota and while working on the Union Pacific Railroad. Family letters also record Samuel Stephen Curtis's experiences prospecting in California, 1858-60.
Charles Augustus Ropes Dimon papers
Call Number: WA MSS S-1308
The papers contain correspondence and military papers documenting the military career of Charles Dimon in 1864-65.
Alfred Sully papers
Call Number: WA MSS S-1311
Abstract: The papers document the career of an United States Army officer who served on the western frontier. The papers contain correspondence between Sully, his family, and colleagues, army records from Sully's positions at posts in California and the northern plains, as well as records from his appointment as Superintendent of the Indians for the Territory of Montana.There are some personal papers and research material on Alfred Sully gathered by his grandson Langdon Sully as he wrote the...
- Dakota Indians -- Wars, 1862-1865 2
- Fort Berthold (N.D.) 2
- Fort Rice (N.D.) 2
- Affidavits -- United States 1
- Arapaho Indians 1
- Arikara Indians 1
- California -- History -- 1846-1850 1
- Colorado -- History -- To 1876 1
- Courts-martial and courts of inquiry -- United States 1
- Crow Indians 1
- Dakota Indians -- Government relations 1
- Dakota Indians -- Treaties 1
- Depositions -- United States 1
- Engineering -- Iowa 1
- Engineering -- Missouri 1
- Engineers -- Iowa 1
- Engineers -- Missouri 1
- Fort Randall (S.D.) 1 ∧ less