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Lucius Hubbard

Title: Request for Hubbard's Promotion
Type: Document
Date: 1864
Source: Minnesota Historical Society

Description: In 1864, an officer of the army requested that Hubbard be given a promotion for his brave performance as a soldier and leader in battle.
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Request for Hubbard's Promotion

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  1. What caused McArthur to request a promotion for Hubbard?



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  2. Why was the request for promotion sent to Abraham Lincoln?



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  3. Why do you think others signed the request?



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  4. How might we be able to find out if Hubbard actually got the promotion that was requested for him?



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