U.S. Army Quartermaster records, 1863-1865 | Louisiana Research Collection

By Deirdre Barr

Collection Overview

Title: U.S. Army Quartermaster records, 1863-1865

ID: LaRC/Manuscripts Collection 356

Primary Creator: United States. Army. Quartermaster Corps.

Extent: 5.0 Folders. More info below.

Arrangement: This collection is arranged chronologically. It consists of 5 folders and is 0.25 linear foot.

Date Acquired: 10/09/1969

Subjects: Louisiana -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865., McClure, John W., Capt., Military supplies -- United States., New Orleans (La.) -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865., Soldiers -- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865., United States -- Armed Forces -- Supplies and stores -- History., United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865., United States. Army -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865., United States. Army. Quartermaster Corps.

Languages: English

Scope and Contents of the Materials

This collection contains account records of the U.S. Army Quartermaster Corps in New Orleans during the Civil War. Accounts vary but include accounts for living expenses of officers, inventories of goods of registered enemies seized and sold, payrolls, and accounts of articles purchased (mostly ships).

Subject/Index Terms

Louisiana -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865.
McClure, John W., Capt.
Military supplies -- United States.
New Orleans (La.) -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865.
Soldiers -- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865.
United States -- Armed Forces -- Supplies and stores -- History.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865.
United States. Army -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865.
United States. Army. Quartermaster Corps.

Administrative Information

Repository: Louisiana Research Collection

Alternate Extent Statement: 0.25 linear foot.

Access Restrictions: Collection is open to the public. No known restrictions.

Use Restrictions: Physical rights are retained by the Louisiana Research Collection. Copyright is retained in accordance with U.S. copyright laws.

Preferred Citation: U.S. Army Quartermaster records, Manuscripts Collection 365, Louisiana Research Collection, Howard-Tilton Memorial Library, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 70118.

Other Note: OCLC Number: 712069686


Box and Folder Listing


Browse by Folder:

[Folder 1: Records of employment, payroll, and inventory, 1963],
[Folder 2: Account Sales content and lists of effects, 1863],
[Folder 3: Reports of persons and articles employed and correspondence, 1863],
[Folder 4: Business correspondence and lists, 1863-1864],
[Folder 5: Records of received articles and financial papers, 1864-1865],
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Folder 3: Reports of persons and articles employed and correspondence, 1863


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