Auditor's office receipt; 3/25/1862

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Creator:Gillespie, A.J.
Title:Auditor's office receipt; 3/25/1862

Auditor's receipt from A.J. Gillespie, Auditor of Public Accounts, Jackson, Mississippi, for a warrant of $750.00 as an advance on 30 bales of cotton to be produced and sold upon demand of the Governor to T.H. and M. Allen Company, New Orleans. Signed by H. (Howell) Hobbs. Required under ""An Act authorizing the Issuance of Treasury Notes, as advances upon Cotton, Approved December 19, 1861"". 1862.

Local identification number: 51-F5-1

Subjects:United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 | United States | Legislation | Cotton | Hobbs, Howell, 1810-1877 | Southern States, 33.346678, -84.119434
Collection:Intellectual underpinnings of the American Civil War
Institution:Mississippi State University. Libraries
Contributors:Mississippi State University. Libraries
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