Capt Minor Knowlton, USMA. Graduated with Lee, served as an advsior to France/Algeria. Came back and was teacher at USMA to Grant. Retired after Mexican War, resided in Burlington NJ. Grant moved his wife and kids across the street during Civil War where Knowlton kept a watchful eye over them as they attended St Mary's Academy. Grant was visiting with Knowlton in Knowlton's residence when he got word of that Lincoln had passed. Anyways, I live in and am restoring Knowlton's house in NJ. Any info on him would be great. This fellow is very interseting indeed!
There was an article in Vol. 51. No. 3 -Fall 1999 about Knowlton by James Hutchins. I haven't seen it but am interested in getting a copy. I have contacted USMA but there files are minimal. Thanks in advance for your help
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