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7th Virginia Cavalry Quartermaster Documents
A Civil War Collection from the VMI Archives
Manuscript #00399

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About this Collection

The collection consists of requisitions and receipts (20 items) issued primarily by Capt. William Miller, Assistant Quartermaster serving on the staff Col. Turner Ashby's 7th Virginia Cavalry Regiment. The documents date from the period Dec. 1861-March 1862 and many bear Ashby's signature. Included are receipts for corn, oats, and hay purchased from various farmers.

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  • Transportation requisition for Captains Winfield and Miller.
  • Stationery requisition for for Col. Turner Ashby.
  • Requisition for cooking utensils & misc. items.
  • Receipt for purchase of corn from Henry S. Richards, Hanging Rock.
  • Receipt for purchase of corn and oats from Jackson Bagent.
  • Requisition for camp supplies
  • Requisition for camp supplies
  • Receipt for purchase of wood from Nathan Vanmetre.
  • Receipt for purchase of hay and corn from George R. Holliday.
  • Requisition for saddle girths, etc.
  • Receipt for purchase of corn from Benjamin Loy.
  • Receipt for purchase of wood and straw from Adam Kreglow.
  • Receipt for purchase of hay from H. Hull.
  • Receipt for purchase of hay from T. N. [Lemmon?].
  • Receipt for purchase of hay from William Smith.
  • Receipt for purchase of oats from Henry Grove.
  • Receipt for purchase of hay from William Cather.
  • Receipt for purchase of corn from Horace A. Pease.
  • Requisition for horseshoes.
  • Receipt for purchase of hay from George Yeakley.