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Biographical Sketch

Scope and Contents

Restrictions

Index Terms

Administrative Information

Description of Series

Series I: 1861-1862

Series II: 1863-1865

Woodson Research Center, Rice University

Guide to the Charles B. Johnson Confederate Supply Requisition Records, 1861-1865 MS 332



creator Johnson, Charles B.
Title: Charles B. Johnson Confederate Supply Requisition records
Dates: 1861-1865
Abstract: Charles B. Johnson Confederate Supply Requisition records pertain to the business of the Wichita Indian Agency as well as receipts, quartermasters’ store lists, payment abstracts, invoices, and records of acquisitions made by the Confederate States of America in the State of Texas.
Identification: MS 332
Quantity: 0.1 linear ft. (1 folder)
Language:
Repository: Woodson Research Center, Rice University, Houston, Texas

Biographical Sketch

Charles B. Johnson of Johnson and Grimes, was a quartermaster in the Indian Territory, now known as Oklahoma and Texas. He helped to supply various Confederate military outfits with food. He was also from time to time ordered to furnish Indians with favorable relationships with the Confederate Government food and supplies.

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Scope and Contents

Charles B. Johnson Confederate Supply Requisition records pertain to the business of the Wichita Indian Agency as well as receipts, quartermasters’ store lists, payment abstracts, invoices, and records of acquisitions made by the Confederate States of America in the State of Texas.

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Restrictions

Restrictions on Access

This material is open for research.

Restrictions on Use

Permission to publish material from the Johnson papers must be obtained from the Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library.

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Index Terms

Subjects (Organizations)
Confederate States of America. Army.
Johnson and Grimes.
United States. Office of Indian Affairs. Wichita Agency.
Subjects
Requisitions, Military--Texas
Places
Texas
United States
Genres
corrrespondence
financial records
receipts (financial records)

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Charles B. Johnson Confederate Supply Requisition Records, 1861-1865, MS 332, Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University.

Acquisition Information

Purchased for the Fondren Library by the O.W.L.S., 1932.

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Detailed Description of the Collection

 
Folder
1 Series I: 1861-1862
Letter from unknown to Johnson and Grimes Re: Price of Rations, Novemeber 16, 1861
Note from C.A. Rickel to J.J. Sturm Re: Issuance of Rations, February 1, 1862 (includes two copies)
Document signed by A.D. Chase certifying Validity of Purchase, December 10, 1862
Document signed by G.C. Dugan certifying Validity of Purchases, December 15, 1862
Letter from H.S. Woodward to Charles B. Johnson, December 23, 1862
Document signed by Samuel Hillbrauner certifying Validity of Purchases, December 29, 1862
Document signed by L.B. Barton certifying Validity of Purchases, January 1, 1862

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Folder
1 Series II: 1863-1865
Letter from unknown (Major G?) to Charles B. Johnson, January 26, 1863
Letter from G. Cawfield to Charles B. Johnson, January 29, 1863
Note from Captain Fraley to Charles B. Johnson Re: Supplies, February 7, 1863 (with envelope)
Note from G. Cawfield to Charles B. Johnson, February 26, 1863
List of items used by Charles B. Johnson during the 4th quarter, 1862, and 1rst quarter, 1863
Abstract of items purchased in Sherman, Texas, signed by Charles B. Johnson, March 31, 1863
Note from L.B. Pearson to Charles B. Johnson, June 5, 1863
Bill from United States Indian Department to Johnson and Grimes for Supplies, ca. June 1865

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