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[Captain's Warrant, August 25, 1829]

Description: Warrant from Captain Chauncey H. Redway to Sergeant Frien O. Payn. The warrant orders Payn to warn the listed persons to appear armed and equipped for Company parade at the house of John Burch at 8 o'clock AM on September 7. Payn is also charged with warning the named persons to appear at the Presbyterian Meeting House in Sacket's Harbor at 8 o'clock AM on September 18 for the general muster.
Date: August 25, 1829
Creator: Redway, Chauncey H.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Card for Colonel Bradley Winston, undated]

Description: Card from the Redway Collection which has two names written on the front and back. The first name that is written on this card is Miss Allen and the second is Col. Bradley Winslow, 186th Regiment, 2nd Brigade, 2nd Division, 9th Army Corps. The card is undated.
Date: 186u
Item Type: Text
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

[Change of Address Notification, December 4, 1916]

Description: Post card from the U. S. Bureau of Pensions to Loriette C. Redway notifying her that a change of address has been made. Redway is classified in the U. S. Bureau of Pensions as a CIVIL WAR WIDOW.
Date: December 4, 1916
Creator: U. S. Bureau of Pensions
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Change of Address Notification, March 12, 1914]

Description: Letter from the U. S. Bureau of Pensions to Loriette C. Redway notifying her that a change of address has been made. Redway is classified in the U. S. Bureau of Pensions as a CIVIL WAR WIDOW.
Date: March 12, 1914
Creator: U. S. Bureau of Pensions
Item Type: Text
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Chautauqua University: The Chautauqua Literary and Scientific Circle, 1885-1886]

Description: The pamphlet discusses the Chautauqua Literary and Scientific Circle, an organization promoting the habits of reading; study in nature, art, and science; and scholarship in secular and scared literature. This organization was a "home college," offering four year programs, local circles for discussion, and summer meetings. Information on this organization, fees, and course descriptions are presented in this pamphlet.
Date: 1885/1886
Creator: Chautauqua University
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Church recommendation, September 2, 1908]

Description: A church recommendation from the United Presbyterian Church for Mrs. L. C. Redway. The recommendation is signed by Pastor G. I. Findley and by the church's clerk, A. B. Gilchrist.
Date: September 2, 1908
Creator: United Presbyterian Church
Item Type: Text
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
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
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

[Circular from Lieutenant General Longstreet, November 13,1862]

Description: Circular that Brigade Commanders make sure that adjoining fields or woods are not set on fire by their encampments. If done by accident then they are to try to extinguish it, Brigade Commanders will not be responsible for their recurrences.
Date: November 13, 1862
Creator: Longstreet, Lt. Gen.
Item Type: Text
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Circular from Major General Hancock, April 6, 1865]

Description: Circular No. 11. The complete list of equipment of the soldiers are: one blouse, one pair of trousers,two drawers, two shirts, two pairs of socks, two pairs of shoes, one woolen blanket, one piece of shelter tent. Uniform coats will be turned in as required by General Order No. 48.
Date: April 6, 1865
Creator: Hancock, Major General
Item Type: Text
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Circular from R. F. Taylor, December 14, 1864]

Description: Circular No. 5. Company Commanders will take away all citizen clothing, rebel clothing and other clothing not in accordance with the uniforms form enlisted men in their respective companies. The Commanders are responsible to send the clothes out of reach of their men.
Date: December 14, 1864
Creator: Taylor, R. F.
Item Type: Text
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections