|Object Name||Orders, Military|
|Date||April 30, 1862|
|Scope & Content||
Orders, handwritten; General Orders, No. 30, April 30, 1862; Head Quarters of the Army of the Mississippi; Corinth Mississippi; list of "Component parts of rations issued to this Army" :
Pork or Bacon, Salt or Fresh Beef, Flour or Corn Meal, Flour or Hard Bread, Bearn or Peas, Rice, Coffee, Rhy, Sugar, Molasses, Vinager, Soap, Candles, Star, Tallow;
When practical, an extra issue of lard once in five days,
22 1/2" x 7 7/8"
Beauregard, Pierre Gustave Toutant (P. G. T.)
Civil War, U.S.