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United States Army Quartermaster's Department reports

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MS-049
The United States Army Quartermaster's Department reports collection contains daily and monthly reports of Quartermaster stores for the Union forces in Chattanooga, Tennessee and the surrounding area. The reports range in date from 1863 to 1865, and include information about clothing, officer property transfers, garrison equipage, and forage.

Dates

  • 1863-1865

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

The United States Army Quartermaster's Department reports collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

The United States Army Quartermaster's Department reports collection is in the public domain and may used without copyright restriction.

Extent

2.58 Linear Feet (1 Box)

Overview

The United States Army Quartermaster's Department reports collection contains reports of Quartermaster stores for the Union forces in Chattanooga, Tennessee and the surrounding area. The reports range in date from 1863 to 1865.

Biographical / Historical

Quartermasters are individuals or unites in land armies that distributie supplies and provisions to troops. The United States Army Quartermaster's Department was established on 1775 June 16 and has served in every U. S. military operation to date.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga purchased the United States Army Quartermaster's Department reports collection from Charles Apfelbaum Books in the late 1980s.
Title
United States Army Quartermaster's Department reports
Status
under_revision
Description rules
dacs

Repository Details

Part of the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga Special Collections repository

Contact:
615 McCallie Avenue
Chattanooga Tennessee 37403 USA