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Descriptive Summary

Biographical Note

Scope and Contents

Restrictions

Index Terms

Administrative Information

Description of Series

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University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Thomas Y. England Papers, 1864



Descriptive Summary

Creator: England, Thomas Y.
Title: England, Thomas Y., papers
Dates: 1864
Abstract: A book of issues composes the Thomas Y. England Papers, 1864, documenting England’s tenure as chief commissary of subsistence for the U.S. Army of the Potomac during the Civil War. The book records the amount of subsistence stores issued to various divisions of the Army of the Potomac and contains abstracts of inspection reports made by corps commissaries to the chief commissary.
Extent: 1 in.
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

During the Civil War, Thomas Y. England was the Chief Commissary of Subsistence for the U. S. Army of the Potomac and captain in the army’s 2nd Brigade, 3rd Division, 2nd Corps.

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Scope and Contents

A book of issues composes the Thomas Y. England Papers, 1864, documenting England’s tenure as chief commissary of subsistence for the U.S. Army of the Potomac during the Civil War. The book records the amount of subsistence stores issued to various divisions of the Army of the Potomac and contains abstracts of inspection reports made by corps commissaries to the chief commissary.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research use.

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Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
England, Thomas Y. -- Archives.
Subjects (Organizations)
United States. Army. Subsistence Dept.
United States. Army of the Potomac. Corps, 2nd. Division, 3rd. Brigade, 2nd.
Places
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865.

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Thomas Y. England Papers, 1864, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

Basic processing and cataloging of this collection was supported with funds from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) for the Briscoe Center’s “History Revealed: Bringing Collections to Light project,” 2009-2011.

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Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

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2D100 Thomas Y. England Papers, 1864

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