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Maxwell, Robert A.

 Person

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Charles A. Tinker letter

 Collection — Box: 91
Identifier: MS-SC1544
Scope and Contents Letter to Maj. Gen. George H. Thomas regarding an incident involving President Lincoln and Robert A. Maxwell "a quixotic individual resident of Philadelphia" who frequently sent "dictatorial and sensational dispatches" to the President.
Dates: Created: May 27, 1867

Robert A. Maxwell letter

 Collection — Box: 58
Identifier: MS-SC1016
Scope and Contents Copy of telegraph dated September 23, 1863, sent by Maxwell to President Lincoln regarding George Thomas, Rosecrans and Bragg. In the handwriting of C.A. Tinker, cipher-operator at the War Department Telegraph Office
Dates: Created: September 23, 1863