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Hoyt, Albert H. (Albert Harrison) (1826-1915) [Reciept of payment for one private servant]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC08474.03 Author/Creator: Hoyt, Albert H. (Albert Harrison) (1826-1915) Place Written: New Orleans, Louisiana Type: Document signed Date: 27 February 1863 Pagination: 2 p. : docket : 25.2 x 43 cm.

Summary of Content: Signed by Hoyt as United States Army Paymaster. Signed by Joseph C. Oliver as Captain of Company E, 3rd Regiment, Louisiana Native Guards. Oliver confirms that he received payment (possibly for the service of a servant William Pane) from Major M. Vedder, also an army paymaster. Describes Pane's physical characteristics. "Vedder" is written in blue crayon above docket. This document is partially printed.

Background Information:

People: Hoyt, Albert Harrison, 1826-1915
Oliver, Joseph C., fl. 1863
Vedder, M., fl. 1863
Pane, William, fl. 1863

Historical Era: Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1877

Subjects: Civil WarMilitary HistoryAfrican American TroopsAfrican American HistoryConfederate States of AmericaFreemenSoldier's PayServant

Sub Era: The American Civil War

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