From the Mississippi Department of Archives and History Governor Humphreys Collection. Telegram from Major General Thomas J. Wood to Mississippi Governor Benjamin G. Humphreys informing the Mississippi Governor that he has ordered General M. F. Force to go to Columbus, Mississippi to secure the public peace and safety.
From the Mississippi Department of Archives and History Governor Sharkey Collection. Petition from several citizens of Chickasaw County, Mississippi, to Mississippi Governor William L. Sharkey, concerning outrages allegedly commited by United States Colored Troops stationed in their community.
From the Mississippi Department of Archives and History Governor Sharkey Collection. Ration return of First Lieutenant Hubert Armbruster, Company G, 73rd United States Colored Infantry, requesting rations to be issued for a detachment of the 108th United States Colored Infantry at Jackson, Mississippi. The return is approved by Major and Assistant Adjutant General W. A. Gordon, by order of Major General Peter J. Osterhaus, thus authorizing the Assistant Commissary of Subsistence to issue the requested rations.