Creator

Date Original

1861 May 04

Description

Voucher from Major D.W. Heard to L. Abel over the purchase of beef to give to the Troops of Arkansas totaling $32.37 1/4.

Transcription

The State of Arkansas
To Mr L. Abel Dr.
1861 May 4
For six hundred and forty seven pounds of
Fresh Beef, furnished the Troops of the State
of Arkansas, on orders of Capt J.K. Mc-
Kenzie, Com. of sub. from 27 April
10th of May 1861 @ 4 1/2 cents per pound 32 37 1/4
24 14
32 37 1/4
I certify that the above account is correct
and just, that the Fresh Beef charged was
called for upon the returns for the Troops of the State
of Arkansas & was necessary for the public [illegible]
and I also certify that I have no public Fund
on hand wherewith to pay the above account, and
therefore transfer it to Major D.W. Heard asst. Comm.
of sub: J.K. McKenzie
Capt. & GS Ark. Vol.

Physical Description

Letter, 9.75" x 7.75"

Subjects

Correspondence; Business; Finance; Civil War; Military life

Contributor

Major D.W. Heard

Geographical Area

Arkansas

Language

English

Identifier

MS.000132, Series II, Item 318

Resource Type

Text

Collection

Kie Oldham collection, MS.000132

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

Letter, Major and Assistant Commissary General D.W. Heard to L. Abel, Kie Oldham collection, Arkansas State Archives, Little Rock, Arkansas.

Rights

Use and reproduction of images held by the Arkansas State Archives without prior written permission is prohibited. For information on reproducing images held by the Arkansas State Archives, please call 501-682-6900 or email at state.archives@arkansas.gov.

Preview

image preview

Files

Download

Download Full Text (544 KB)

Letter, Major and Assistant Commissary General D.W. Heard to L. Abel

Share

COinS