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Date Original

1864 March 01

Description

Certificate of transfer of clothing to Company G, 2nd Arkansas Volunteers. Captain A.L. Hanger certifies the transfer of clothing and equipment to Lieutenant A.D. Littleton of Company G, 2nd Arkansas Volunteers. The 2nd Arkansas was a Union regiment of African-Americans organized in Helena and participated in the Battle of Helena. In March 1864, their designation was changed to the 54th U.S. Colored Troops.

Transcription

List of Clothing (?) and garrison
equipage this day turned over to 1st Lieutenant
A.D. Littleton of Co "G" 2d Ark Vols of S.D. by
Captain A L Hanger Co "G" 2d Ark Vols of S.D. by:
Number Articles Condition
20 Twenty Wedge Tents Old
20 Twenty (?) Common Poles "
8 Eight Camp Kettles "
25 Twenty Five Mess Pans "
1 One Uniform Coat New
11 Eleven Blankets New
4 Four Blouces[sic] New
17 Seventeen prs Flannel Drawers New
10 Tens prs Shoes (Sewed) New
3 Three prs Pants or Trousers New
2 Two Flannel Shirts New
1 One Knit Shirt New
4 Four axes Bad
1 One Company Clothing Book New
1 One Company Order Book New
1 One Company Descriptive Book "
1 One Company Morning Report Book "
I certify that I have this day
transfered[sic] to 1st Lieut A.D. Littleton the articles
specified in the above list.
A L Hanger
Capt. Co "G" 2d Ark Vols of S.D.
Little Rock, Arkansas
March 1st 1864

Physical Description

Document, 8.25" x 12.75"

Subjects

Civil War; War; Soldiers; Clothing and dress; Military; Military uniforms

Contributor

A.L. Hanger

Geographical Area

Little Rock, Pulaski County (Ark.)

Language

English

Identifier

SMC.00006.009

Collection

Small manuscript collection

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

Certificate of transfer of clothing to Company G, 2nd Arkansas Volunteers, Small manuscript collection, Arkansas State Archives, Little Rock, Arkansas.

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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.

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