Application of Horace Kingsbury

Title: Application of Horace Kingsbury
Alternate title: Application of H. Kingsbury of Howard for Compensation for Service of Slave Albert Cavanaugh
Creator: Horace Kingsbury
Description: This is Horace Kingsbury’s application for compensation from the United States government for the military service of his slave, Albert Cavanaugh. The application, dated November 8, 1866, includes an oath of allegiance to the United States, a statement that Kingsbury lawfully purchased his slave, a power of attorney transfer to Isaac C. Dodge, and the signatures of two witnesses and a notary public in Cooper County, Missouri. A note in pencil on the seventh page indicates that the application was rejected. Also included is Albert Cavanaugh’s enlistment form, signed and dated January 11, 1864.
Owning organization: National Archives at Kansas City
Document Type: legal_document
Organization location: For more information on using this image, contact the National Archives at Kansas City at: 400 W. Pershing Rd., Kansas City, MO 64108, Phone: (816) 268-8000, E-mail: Publication, commercial use, or reproduction of this image or the accompanying data requires prior written permission from the the National Archives at Kansas City. Use of this image also requires that credit be given to the National Archives at Kansas City.
Page Type: Digital Repository Object
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