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Jones, John Paul, 1747-1792

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1747 - 1792

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Horace Porter typescripts

 Collection — Container: 1 [31151030055739]
Identifier: MS-0426
Overview Horace Porter (1837-1921) was an American soldier and diplomat who served as an officer in the Union Army during the American Civil War, personal secretary to General and President Ulysses S. Grant and to General William T. Sherman, vice president of the Pullman Palace Car Company and U.S. Ambassador to France from 1897 to 1905. The collection consists of four typescripts presumably written by Porter, but dating from approximately 1923.