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Correspondence between David Bowman and Mary B. Dennis.

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Identifier

spc_nick_000587_000597

Title

Correspondence between David Bowman and Mary B. Dennis.

Description

Bowman writes to the U.S. Army Judiciary Clerk of Court Office to request a copy of the transcript of the Nickerson court martial proceedings. Mary B. Dennis, Deputy Clerk of Court responds that a large portion is classified and asks if he wants that material reviewed towards declassification though it would be a lengthy process. She also guides him towards other "publicably available documents" regarding the case. The following letters from Dennis regards the review of the classified transcripts of the Nickerson case and more details about the record of the trial. Bowman's second letter includes a check to pay for the transcripts and the review of the classified material. Dennis writes several more letters regarding more classified prosection exhibits and that Bowman's request to review the classified material has been denied. The final letter is the memo that states that the review has been denied from Deputy Director Robert J. Monahan.

Date

1905-06-12

Temporal Coverage

Source

Col. John C. Nickerson, Jr. Papers
Box 2, Series 5, Folder 5
University of Alabama in Huntsville Archives, Special Collections, and Digital Initiatives, Huntsville, Alabama

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spc_nick_2021_03

Citation

Bowman, David, Dennis, Mary B., and Monahan, Robert J., “Correspondence between David Bowman and Mary B. Dennis.,” UAH Archives, Special Collections, and Digital Initiatives, accessed June 15, 2024, http://libarchstor2.uah.edu/digitalcollections/items/show/4286.

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