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Message of President William McKinley nominating Nelson A. Miles to be Lieutenant General of the United States Army

251 Military Affairs [written in pencil] Executive Mansion, Washington, February 5, 1901 To the Senate of the United States: Under the provisions of an act of Congress approved February 2, 1901, I nominate the officer herein named for appointment in the Army of the United States. General Officer [double underline] To be Lieutenant General [single underline] Major General Nelson A. Miles, United States Army February 2, 1901 to fill, original vacancy William McKinley
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Anson McCook Collection of Presidential Signatures, Records of the U.S. Senate
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