Tuesday, January 11, 2011

Merited Confirmation

Senator Grimes, in a private letter, under date of May 7th, to a distinguished citizen of Iowa, says:

“I presume you have heard, ere this, of the appointment and confirmation of Col. Tuttle as Brigadier-General, a distinction which he has fairly and honorably earned." – {Des Moines Register.

– Published in The Burlington Weekly Hawk-Eye, Burlington, Iowa, Saturday, May 24, 1862, p. 2

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