Special requisition for horse shoes, nails and coal, signed by Turner Ashby, 1862.

Publication Year:
1862
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Repository URL:
https://digitalcommons.wofford.edu/littlejohnmss/224
ISBN:
08042426
Author(s):
Ashby, Turner; Miller, William; Winfield, John Q.
Tags:
Special Requisition; Turner Ashby; Captain William Miller; 03 February 1862; 1862; Martinsburg; West Virginia; Military History; Social History; United States History
manuscript description
This form "No. 40 Special Requisition" details the requisition of 100 pounds of horse shoes, 100 frost nails, and 2 bushels of stone coal by a Confederate States unit. Turner Ashby signs as commander, a Captain William Miller signs as a Quartermaster. Formerly a U.S. form, altered to read "C.S." in one instance. Dated 3 February 1862, Martinsburg (present-day West Virginia).