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Gibson, Horatio Gates, 1827-1924



  • Existence: 1827-05-22 - 1924-04-27

Career artillery officer in the United States Army and colonel in the American Civil War.

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

American Civil War, 1861-1865

Identifier: 1981.008.1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This artificial collection was begun as a catch-all for small single gifts and purchases, and to make them easier for scholars to search them. This assemblage consists primarily of documents, correspondence, photographs, broadsides and artifacts, dealing mostly with United States history.
Dates: 1747 - 1985

Gibson, Horatio Gates, 1854-02-06

Identifier: 1981.008.1
Scope and Contents Letter from Horatio Gates Gibson (Fort Gibson, O.T.) to "Winder". "I cannot express with how much joy and gratification I learned on Saturday last of your rescue from the imminent peril in which you were placed on board of the ill fated steamer 'San Francisco'...."
Dates: 1854-02-06