United States Army, 1st Georgia Volunteer Infantry Regiment, Companies K and L muster rolls and payroll
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United States Army, 1st Georgia Volunteer Infantry Regiment, Companies K and L muster rolls and payroll

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Georgia Historical Society
Creator: United States. Army. Regiment Infantry, Georgia Volunteers, 1st (1898). Company K.
Creator: United States. Army. Regiment Infantry, Georgia Volunteers, 1st (1898). Company L.
Title: United States Army, 1st Georgia Volunteer Infantry Regiment, Companies K and L muster rolls and payroll
Dates: 1898
Extent: 0.15 cubic feet (1 oversize folder)
Identification: MS 1013

Biographical/Historical Note

Company K, 1st Georgia Volunteer Infantry Regiment, U.S. Army (U.S.V.), the Savannah Cadets, was called into service in Savannah and mustered into service at Griffin, Georgia, May 13, 1898. The company mustered out at Macon, Georgia, on November 18, 1898. Company L, 1st Georgia Volunteer Infantry Regiment, U.S. Army, mustered into service at Griffin on May 11, 1898 and mustered out on November 18, 1898.


Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of muster-out rolls for Companies K and L, as well as a payroll for Company L, for the 1st Georgia Volunteer Infantry Regiment, U.S.V., 1898. The muster-out roll for Co. K was signed by Capt. Robert S. Mell, Company Commander. The muster-out roll for Co. L was signed by Capt. Edward A. Leonard, Company Commander. The Co. L payroll was signed by St. Edward A. Leonard and Col. Alexander R. Lawton, Inspector and Mustering Officer.


Index Terms

Muster rolls.
Payrolls.
Spanish-American War, 1898.
United States. Army. Regiment Infantry, Georgia Volunteers, 1st (1898). Company K.
United States. Army. Regiment Infantry, Georgia Volunteers, 1st (1898). Company L.

Administrative Information

Custodial History

Unknown.

Preferred Citation

[item identification], United States Army, 1st Georgia Volunteer Infantry Regiment, Companies K and L muster rolls and payroll, MS 1013, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.

Acquisition Information

Gift of Edgar R. Terry, 1958 (Items 1 and 3).


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.

Publication Rights

Copyright has not been assigned to the Georgia Historical Society. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Division of Library and Archives. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Georgia Historical Society as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.


Sponsorship

Encoding funded by a 2012 Documenting Democracy grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.

Container List

 
Item 1: Muster-Out roll, 1898 May 13-1898 November 18
Co. K, 1st Regt. Ga. Vol. Inf. U.S. Army. Signed by Capt. Robert S. Mell, Company Commander. Printed pamphlet, filled in.
 
Item 2: Payroll, 1898 May-1898 June 30
Co. L, 1st Regt. Ga. Vol. Inf. U.S. Army. Signed by St. E.A. Leonard and Col. Alexander R. Lawton, inspector and Mustering Officer. Printed pamphlet, filled in.
 
Item 3: Muster-Out roll, 1898 May 2-1898 November 18
Co. L, 1st Regt. Ga. Vol. Inf. U.S. Army. Signed by Capt. Edward A. Leonard, Company Commander. Printed pamphlet, filed in.
 
Item 4: Muster-Out roll, 1898 May 2-1898 November 18
Co. L, 1st Regt. Ga. Vol. Inf. U.S. Army. Signed by Capt. Edward A. Leonard, Company Commander. Printed pamphlet, filed in by a different hand.