|Repository:||Georgia Historical Society|
|Creator:||Confederate States of America. Army.|
|Title:||Confederate States of America. Army. Purchasing Commissary of Subsistence return of provisions|
|Extent:||0.05 cubic feet (1 folder)|
The Confederate States of America Army may have created the position of Purchasing Commissary of Subsistence to oversee the distribution of food and other supplies to the Confederate troops. This position could have fallen under the Quartermaster bureau.
This collection contains a return of provisions that lists provisions on hand and issued to troops and laborers in the camps, forts, hospital, vessels, etc. in the Savannah area.
Purchased from Schindler's Antique Shop, Charleston, SC.
[Identification of item], Confederate States of America Army Purchasing Commissary of Subsistence return of provisions, MS 168, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.
Collection is open for research.
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|Item 1: Return of Provisions. Savannah, Georgia, 1861 July-1862 September, 1863 February and April ( 34.0 p. ) View online.|
|Lists of provisions on hand and issued to troops and laborers in the camps, forts, hospital, vessels, etc. in the Savannah area. Contains many names.|