Confederate requisition form, June 30, 1864

Description
This Confederate form, a requisition for stationery dated June 30, 1864, was prepared for Captain Roggen of Company F of the Army of the Confederate States of America. It requested five quires [sets of sheets, 24 sheets per quire] of letter paper, five quires of foolscap paper, and fifteen quires of envelope paper. This sort of form, with the address in the field, could have been both printed and filled out in the field.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
requisition
Object Type
Letterpress
Relief Processes
date made
1864-06-30
printer
Confederate States of America
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 31.9 cm x 19.7 cm; 12 9/16 in x 7 3/4 in
place made
United States
ID Number
2007.0203.03
accession number
2007.0203
catalog number
2007.0203.03
subject
Civil War
Communications
Military
Printing
Industry & Manufacturing
Cultures & Communities
Civil War Field Printing
event
Civil War
See more items in
Culture and the Arts: Graphic Arts
Civil War Field Printing
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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