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HISTORY NEBRASKA MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID



RG1239.AM:  John H. Miller, 1846-?



Papers:  1864-1973

Nebraska City, Otoe County, Nebraska:  Soldier

Size:  One folder



SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE



The collection consists of photocopies of military records, 1864-1865, and pension claim papers, 1890-1903, of John H. Miller, who served in Co. C, 1st Nebraska Cavalry.  Miller was discharged following his admission that he had a mulatto mother.  Also included are 1973 letters between the Nebraska State Historical Society and Peru State College regarding the possibility that he attended Peru Academy.



INVENTORY



Military records, pension claims, etc.



 



Subject headings:



Blacks in Nebraska

Miller, John H., 1846-?

United States. Army. Nebraska Cavalry Regiment, 1st. Company C



 



Revised TMM        04-07-2017