Ration return of Captain H. T. Fisher; August 1, 1865
Collection: Sharkey Series 773
Contributors: Funding for this project provided by the National Historical Publications and Records Commission of the National Archives.; Funding for this project provided by the National Endowment for the Humanities.
Coverage (time period): 1865
Creator: Fisher, H. T.; Risdon, O. C.
Description: From the Mississippi Department of Archives and History Governor Sharkey Collection. Ration return of Captain and Provost Marshal H. T. Fisher, requesting thirty days rations to be issued for use of the military prison at Jackson, Mississippi. The return is approved by Colonel O. C. Risdon, the post commander, thus authorizing the Assistant Commissary of Subsistence to issue the requested rations.
Digital repository: Mississippi Digital Library.
Digital collection: Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
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File extension: jpg
File name: mdah_773-958-05-008-001.jpg
Format: Digital reproduction of a 12.5" x 5.5" 1-page document.
Geographic location: Jackson (Miss.)
Mississippi county: Hinds County (Miss.)
Notes: This item is part of the Civil War and Reconstruction Governors of Mississippi Project; https://cwrgm.org/
Publisher: Mississippi Department of Archives and History. (electronic version); Mississippi Digital Library. (electronic version)
Record created by: Britany Castilaw; Dalton Wood; Michael Singleton; Austin Justice; MICHAELLAPTOP\Michael
Contributing institution: Item housed at Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
Rights: NO COPYRIGHT - UNITED STATES; http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/NoC-US/1.0/
Source: Box 958, Folder 5
Subject: Food; Military police; Mississippi. Governor; Prisoners; Rationing; Sharkey, William Lewis, 1798-1873; United States. Army; United States. Army--Commissariat; United States. Army--Officers; United States. Army--Supplies and stores
Title: Ration return of Captain H. T. Fisher; August 1, 1865
Resource type: Text
Source: From: Ration return of Captain H. T. Fisher; August 1, 1865