Title: US Provost Marshal, Second District RI – Drafted Men (July 1863)
Extent: 1.0 Volumes
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Scope and Contents: Town rolls of persons drafted into the United States Army in the Second Congressional District of Rhode Island, July 8 - 10, 1863 & held to service giving name of drafted man, race, & how disposed of (served, furnished substitute, paid commutation). Act “for enrolling and calling out the national forces,” approved by Congress March 3, 1863.