Letter from Lawson Kingsbury to Alden Partridge, 3 September 1835.

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Has Partridge ever considered superintending construction of railways? Could Partridge recommend engineers to oversee construction of a railroad from Framingham to Brattleboro? How about Colonel Thayer for the job? What does Partridge think of West Point under the charge of Lt. Col. De Russy?


Kingsbury, Lawson, 1790-1857


Partridge, Alden, 1785-1854
Kingsbury, Lawson, 1790-1857
Thayer, Sylvanus, 1785-1872
De Russy, L. G. (Lewis Gustavus), 1796-1864
United States Military Academy
Norwich University - History - 19th century
Framingham (Mass.)
Norwich (Vt.)
West Point (N.Y.)
Brattleboro (Vt.)
Railroads - Vermont
Railroads - Massachusetts
Military education

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