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Object Name Receipt
Catalog Number ACW-2017.022
Date October 17, 1864
Scope & Content Quartermaster receipt: issued to R. W. Jame, for $31.95 for 15 bushels of corn; certified by W. B. Hoyt, Quartermaster, for quarter ending December 31, 1864.

Receipt partially pre-printed on brown colored paper and partially filled in by hand. Receipt reads: "[No. 12.] / The Confederate States, To R.W. Jame Dr. / Date of Purchase, (blank column header), Dollars, Cts / Oct. 17th 1864 (11) Fifteen Bul corn @ $2.13 $31.95 / $31.95 / I certify that the above account is correct and just, and that the articles have been accounted for on my property return of the quarter ending 31 day of December 1864 / W.B. Hoyt [signature] Quartermaster / Received at _____ the _____ day of _________ 186___, / of ______________ Quartermaster C.S. Army, / The sum of thirty-One Dollars / and Ninety-five Cents, in full of the above account. / (Signed in duplicate)". Reverse has "[No. 12.] / Vou. No. _____ Abst. A. ____ Qr. 186__ / _________ / ________ / Dollars _____ / Paid _______ of ___________ 186__" pre-printed in center.
People Jame, R. W.
Hoyt, W. B.