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A requisition for the Confederate States Army to John A. Finnel certifying the correct amount of $104.00 for 130 bushels of corns at 80 cents each. Received at Winchester on 03 March 1862. Signed by Turner Ashby and Captain and Quartermaster William Miller.
No.12 The Confederate States To John A Finnel Date of Purchase 1862 March 3 Tot 130 Bus Corn @ 80 cents Appro Turner Ashby [illegible] 104 dollars 00 cents I certify that the above account is correct and just, and that the articles have been accounted for on my property return for the quarter ending on the 31st of March 1862 [signed] Wm Miller Capt. + a Quartermaster C.S.A. Received at Winchester, the 3rd of March 1862, of Capt. Wm Miller a Quartermaster C.S. Army, One hundred + four Dollars and - cents in full of the above account [signed] John A FInnell [docket annotation]
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Requisition, Corn, John A. Finnel, Turner Ashby, William Miller, 03 March 1862, 1862, Confederate State Army, Winchester, Virginia
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Ashby, Turner; Miller, William; and Finnell, John A., "Confederate requisition form denoting 130 bushels of corn at 80 cents each procured from John A. Finnell at Winchester, Virginia; signed by Turner Ashby and William Miller. March, 1862." (1862). Broadus R. Littlejohn, Jr. Manuscript and Ephemera Collection. 228.
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