1845 ... 1848 USA

#1 - Ration return, 1847, issued to Captain Zachary Thomason, a captain of a company in the 1st Alabama Volunteer Infantry Regiment during the Mexican War. The return lists provisions supplied to the soldiers in March 1847.
Source: Alabama Department of Archives and History, Montgomery, Alabama. Zachary Thomason Mexican War ration return, SPR338.

#2 - Letter, 12 October 1846, from James Boaz to his brother William D. Boaz. James Boaz writes from Camargo, Mexico and describes camp life and his impressions of Mexico.
Source: Alabama Department of Archives and History, Montgomery, Alabama. James Boaz letters, SPR312.