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Quartermaster General Special Requisitions

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 1636-1617

Scope and Contents

Additional quartermaster stores issued for medical supplies, camp equipment & clothing, recruiting services, rent, etc., givin recipient & station, articles & quantity of goods requested & and authorizing signatures. Includes:

First, Second, Third & Seventh Squadron of Cavalry

First Light Artillery: Batteries A, B, C, E, F & H / Tenth Light Battery

Second, Fourth, Seventh, Eight, Ninth, Tenth, Eleventh, Twelfth & Thirteenth Infantry

Third, Fifth & Fourteenth Heavy Artillery Regiments

Lovell General Hospital, Portsmouth Grove & attached Hospital Guards

State Militia & Independent Companies

Military Departments - Adjutant General, US Provost Marshall & State Allotment Commissioner, etc.


  • 1862-1864

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Conditions Governing Access

No special restrictions unless otherwise specified.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright is in the public domain unless otherwise specified. We reserve the right to restrict reproduction of materials due to preservation concerns.


2.40 Cubic Feet (2 record cartons)


Articles or services furnished by the Quartermaster General’s Department to Rhode Island military forces, governmental agencies, organizations or individuals engaged in federal service during the Civil War.


Unit / recipient


No accruals are anticipated at this time.

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Repository Details

Part of the Rhode Island State Archives Repository

33 Broad Street
Providence RI 02903 USA