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[Claim for horse, May 15, 1864]

Description: Claim for a horse shot in battle, describing how the loss of the horse was not the fault of Cpt. Redway.
Date: 1864-05-15~
Creator: Redway, Hamilton K.
Item Type: Text
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Clipping, March 31, 1866]

Description: A newspaper clipping from the Charles B. Moore Collection. The clipping is a business advertisement for P. Reynaud who was a commission merchant from Houston Texas. Reynaud's advertisement notes that his line of business was in the sale of cotton, hides, and country produce. It also lists a few of his associates.
Date: March 31, 1866
Creator: Waco Texas Register
Item Type: Clipping
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Clothing account request, March 8, 1865]

Description: Letter requesting that the descriptive list and clothing accounts for Maus V. V. Washburn, who is a patient in the Cuyler U. S. Army General Hospital in Philadelphia, be forwarded to the Medical Director's Office in Philadelphia as he was admitted with nothing.
Date: March 8, 1865
Creator: Kendall, T. C.
Item Type: Text
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Company Orders Book, June 15, 1864-June 1865]

Description: Company order book with special orders, many of them for promotions and demotions. They include demotions for robbing a paroled rebel soldier, incompetence, intoxication, and disorderly behavior. There is an order that all men must turn in all civilian and rebel clothing. The book also appears to have been used for schoolwork and drawing by children at some later date. It also includes some song lyrics or poetry. Many pages are cut out of the back of the book and some pages partially missing.
Date: June 15, 1864
Creator: U.S. War Department
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Criminal Docket, District Court, Cooke County, 1871-1874]

Description: Ledger from Cooke County, Texas, containing docket information that includes attorney names, the names of the parties involved, offenses, witnesses, and orders made.
Date: 1863-11~
Creator: Cooke County (Tex.)
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Deed of Conveyance, July 9, 1868]

Description: Deed of conveyance from W. T. Williams and wife, Elizabeth, for the sale of land to Levi Perryman in 1868.
Date: July 9, 1868
Creator: Fanning, William
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Duplicate: Invoice of stores turned over, June 23, 1864]

Description: Invoice of stores turned over by John S. Platner, Lt. Colonel Commanding 1st New York Veteran's Cavalry, to Hamilton K. Redway. This is the second of two near-identical copies; the documents have some words spelled differently.
Date: June 23, 1864
Creator: Platner, John S.
Item Type: Text
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Empty envelope, 1863]

Description: An empty envelope labeled "Ziza Moore papers, certificates, passes, etc."
Date: 1863
Item Type: Text
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Entries from J. C. Moore's Journal, August 1864]

Description: Entries from J.C. Moore's journal addressed to Charles B. Moore. In the first entry, he acknowledges papers and letters previously sent by Charles B. Moore. He also discusses the lives of several friends and family members in his hometown of Flat Woods, Tennessee, and comments on the occasional robberies and raids in the town. Moore describes the recent rainy weather and it's effects on the local agricultural endeavors. In an entry dated August 11, the Moore describes in detail an armed gang robbery that occurred in the town. In an entry dated August 18, he follows up with a description of the capture of two robbers.
Date: August 1864
Creator: Moore, J. C.
Item Type: Text
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Envelope, 1864]

Description: Envelope that is addressed to Captain H. K. Redway, Killeye Creek, West Virginia.
Date: 1864~
Item Type: Text
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Envelope Addressed to A. H. Nash, 1865]

Description: Envelope addressed to A. H. Nash has "clothing, March 1865" written on the left side. On the back is a note that says the envelope was received on December 24, 186_.
Date: 1865~
Item Type: Text
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Envelope Addressed to Captain Redway]

Description: Envelope addressed to Captain H. K Redway at Kelly's Creek, West Virginia. On the left side the words, "Clothing, February, R 34, Feb 1865" have been added.
Date: 1865
Item Type: Text
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Envelope Addressed to the Commanding Officer, May 1, 1865]

Description: Envelope that is addressed to the commanding officer of Company F 1st New York Veteran Cavalry. Written on the left side of the envelope is "clothing, May 1, 1865." The letter is postmarked from Washington, D. C.
Date: May 1, 1865
Item Type: Text
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Envelope, August 1864]

Description: Envelope from Charles Ramsay of the Ordnance Department to the Commanding Officer of Company F, First New York Veteran Cavalry in 1864. A note on one end of the envelope says "Ordnance Returned."
Date: 1864~
Creator: Ramsay, Charles
Item Type: Text
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections