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[Blank Company History Form]

Description: Blank military form which would have been filled by every commander for the Chief Ordnance with return of ordnance stores for the fourth quarter.
Date: 1864
Creator: Unidentified
Item Type: Text
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[Blank Envelope, 1866]

Description: Blank envelope which was used for military correspondence during the Civil War.
Date: 1866
Item Type: Text
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Brigadier McDowell division

Description: A pass issued to Corporal Redway to be in charge of the remains of a deceased private of his company being sent home.
Date: March 2, 1862
Creator: [Brigadier McDowell's Division
Item Type: Text
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[A. C. Lenert Memorandum Book]

Description: Photocopy of a handwritten memorandum book written by A. C. Lenert documenting his experiences as a member of Waul’s Texas Legion at the battle of Vicksburg, Mississippi.
Date: 1862/1865
Creator: Lenert, A. C.
Item Type: Text
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Certificate of Allegiance for Ziza Moore, August 14, 1863]

Description: Certificate of oath for Ziza Moore. The document certifies that Moore took an Oath of Allegiance to the Government of the United States, and filed a Bond in the office of Provost Marshal in Murfreesboro, Tennessee, in the sum of fifteen hundred dollars.
Date: August 14, 1863
Creator: Scarritt, J. J.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Certificate of enlistment, September 7, 1863]

Description: A document certifying that Hamilton K. Perry's name appeared in the master roll of C.B 1st Vet Regiment NYS in the service of the United States.
Date: September 7, 1863
Creator: Adjutant General's Office
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Certification of Henry R. Redway, June 6, 1866]

Description: Certification that Henry R. Redway enlisted at Geneva, New York and was mustered into the U.S. service by Lieutenant Bigelow on October 10, 1863.
Date: June 6, 1866
Creator: New York. Adjutant General's Office.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Charles Moore Letter Book]

Description: A ledger containing records of Charles Moore's mail. Includes dates sent and received, whether or not a letter was read, where it was read, where it was mailed and to whom.
Date: January 1865
Creator: Moore, Charles B.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Circular from A. B. Dyer, November 9, 1864]

Description: List of horse equipment that is issued. Equipment consists of: saddle with stirrups, stirrup leathers, coat straps, saddle bags, saddle blanket, bridle, horse brush, watering bridle.
Date: November 9, 1864
Creator: Dyer, A. B.
Item Type: Text
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Circular from E. D. Townsend, August 18, 1864]

Description: Circular No. 64. In order to make transfers of enlisted men from one regiment to another, the following papers should be made out: Quadruplicate must and descriptive rolls of the men, with a copy of the order transferring them attached to each roll, one copy to be forwarded to the Adjutant General of the Army, another copy to the Adjutant General of the Sate to which the men belong, another copy to be sent with the men to the respective regiments to which they are transferred. These rolls will contain the information indicated by the blanks for muster and descriptive rolls, including date, place and by whom mustered into the service. Each copy will be examined and verified and countersigned by the Commissary or Assistant Commissary of Musters for the command, and will be, when completed, evidence of muster-in and proper transfer.
Date: August 18, 1864
Creator: Townsend, E. D.
Item Type: Text
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Circular from George D. Ramsay, August 6, 1864]

Description: This order is to help requisition for parts for the repair of the Springfield Rifle Muskets in use.in the requisitions details about the needed repair will save time and annoyance both to the officer and the Department.
Date: August 6, 1864
Creator: Ramsay, George D.
Item Type: Text
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[Circular from George D. Ramsay, August 6, 1864]

Description: This order is to help requisition for parts for the repair of the Springfield Rifle Muskets in use.in the requisitions details about the needed repair will save time and annoyance both to the officer and the Department.
Date: August 6, 1864
Creator: Ramsay, George D.
Item Type: Text
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Circular from I. S. Platner, February 22nd, 1865]

Description: Circular from I.S Platner requesting that each week commanding officers submit a report about the effective forces in their companies.
Date: February 22, 1865
Creator: Platner, I. S.
Item Type: Text
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Circular from J. S. Platner, February 3, 1865]

Description: Circular No. 1. Saddler and ? will report for duty with ? Company Cook will report for duty, unless covering for the company. it is necessary to reduce as much as possible the large number of reported on extra or daily duty.
Date: February 3, 1865
Creator: Platner, J. S.
Item Type: Text
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Circular from J. S. Platner, November 12, 1864]

Description: Circular No. 1. Commandants will be held strictly responsible that ? is turned into Head Quarters by 9 o'clock on the 7th,17th, and 27 of each month. Monthly returns accompanied by descriptive list of all deserters for the north will be sent on the last day of each month as early as 9 o'clock am.
Date: November 12, 1864
Creator: Platner, J. S.
Item Type: Text
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Circular from L. S. Hatues, November 26, 1864]

Description: Circular from L. S. Hatues telling commanders how to report their officers and soldiers behavior in their monthly reports.
Date: November 26, 1864
Creator: Hatues, L. S.
Item Type: Text
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections