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    • House Bill; 11 December 1863

    • A Bill: To be entitled, "An Act to allow commissioned officers of the army rations and the privilege of purchasing clothing from the Quartermaster's Department." By Mr. Miles; December 11, 1863 - Read first and second times, and referred to...
    • 1863-12-11
    • House Bill; 18 January 1864

    • A Bill: To be entitled, "An Act excluding the privilege of purchasing clothing at Government cost, to all persons in its employment, who have been discharged for the army on account of wounds received or disease contracted whilst in the service."...
    • 1864-01-18
    • House Bill; 28 December 1863

    • A Bill: To be entitled, "An Act to suppress abuses in the Quartermaster and Commissary Departments of the army." By Mr. Garland; Read first and second times and referred tot the Committee on the Quartermaster and Commissary Departments on December...
    • 1863-12-28
    • House Bill, No. 11; 18 December 1863

    • A Bill: To be entitled, "An Act to amend An Act entitled, 'An Act to prevent fraud in the Quartermaster's and Commissary's Departments, and the obtaining under false pretense transportation for private property,' approved May 1st, 1863." By Mr....
    • 1863-12-18
    • House Bill, No. 203; 15 November 1864

    • A Bill: To be entitled, "An Act to protect the Confederate States against frauds and to provide remedies against officers and employees of the Government committing them." By Mr. Orr, from Committee on Quartermaster and Commissary Departments; Read...
    • 1864-11-15
    • House Bill, No. 4; 19 January 1863

    • A Bill: To be entitled, "An Act to prohibit Quartermasters and others from speculating." By Mr Dargan; Read first and second times, referred to Committee on Quartermaster and Commissary Departments, and ordered to be printed by the Congress of the...
    • 1863-01-19
    • Oral history with Alfred Brown Jr.; 2003

    • Oral history.; Born in Gulfport, Mississippi in 1932, Alfred Brown attended Thirty-third Avenue High School from which he graduated. He was drafted into the United States Army during the Korean Conflict, and he served for one year and nine months....
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    • Oral History with Arthur Fairley; 2003

    • Oral history.; One of eighteen children, Arthur Fairley was born in 1918, in Sweet Beulah, Mississippi. His family worked a small farm, growing most of their food. While attending school, Mr. Fairley worked as a child to bring money into his family...
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    • Oral History with Clifton Thomas; 2003

    • Oral history.; Clifton Thomas was born in Forest, Mississippi in 1920. Mr. Thomas attended rural school at the Crudup Bottom School. In the late 1930s, Mr. Thomas joined the Civilian Conservation Corps preventing and fighting forest fires. After...
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    • Oral History with Detroit Whitworth; 2002

    • Oral history.; Born in 1920 in Jayess, Mississippi, Detroit Whitworth grew up helping his parents on their farm. In 1943, he was drafted into the United States Army. He served in New Guinea and the Philippines. After World War II, Mr. Whitworth...
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    • Oral history with Ezekiel Rankin; 2002

    • Oral history.; Interview conducted May 28, 2002 at the Rankin home in Claiborne County, Mississippi. He discusses growing up, military service in World War II, education, and employment at Alcorn State University.
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    • Oral history with Honorable George M. Yarbrough

    • Oral history.; Interview conducted on February 21, 1980 with the Honorable George M. Yarbrough at his home. Yarbrough was born on August 15, 1916 at Red Banks, Mississippi. Yarbrough served in the U.S. Army during World War II, achieving the rank...
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    • Oral history with Jimmie Person; 2001

    • Oral history.; Interview conducted on June 5, 2001 with Jimmie W. Person. Jimmie Person was born in Port Gibson, Mississippi, on August 5, 1924 to James W. Person and Mary Anna Gage Person. He attended local public schools in Port Gibson through...
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