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Ft Brooke
Aug 25/49 

Maj Mackall
A.A.G.
Hd Qrs
Ft Brooke
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Major,

I respectfully request that I may be relieved from the duties of issuing coms. at this post and depot, and that Bvt. Capt Geo Getty ACS may be assigned so that duty.

Very respectfully
Yr obedt servt
[[signature]] John C. Casey [/signature]]
Chf C.S. in Fla


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Ft Brooke 
Aug 27/49

Gen G Gibson
CGS
[[/margin]] 

General,

I have the honor to acknowledge the receipt of your communication of Aug 14.

On my application, I have been ordered to transfer the duties of this this post & depot to an A.C.S - Lt. De Russey 4th Arty.

An extract from orders No 2 Hd Qrs Gen Wiggs
announcing me as Chief C.S. is enclosed. 
with great respect
Your obedt sevt
[[signature]] John C. Casey [/signature]]
Capt. C.S.
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[[margin]] Ft Brooke 
August 30th
1849. 

Lt. Ed. Hayes
A.C.S.
New Orleans
[[/margin]]


Lieutenant,


On the 21st [[?]] I made a requisition on you for anti scorbutics to be forwarded by first conveyance.


Continue to forward [[underlined]] every two months, [/underlined]] until further orders, say
60 to 80 Bbls potatoes &
40 to 60 Bbls onions
6 Bbls Molasses

Hereafter, please send stores and Invoice to the A.C.S. (Depot) Tampa Bay Fla:

Very Respectfully
Your Obt Servt

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Fort Brooke
Augt.30/49
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  (Circular)

Lieutenant

You will forward to this office at the end of every month a statement of the Subsistence on hand at your post and the average issues

Very respectfully
your obt. Servt

[[line]]
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Fort Brooke Fl
Sept. 6th 1849


Receipt of
Treasury Draft
for $100-
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Sir:

I have received the following Treasury Draft payable to my prder by the Asst. Treasurer U.S. New Orleans La No 5855 on War Warrant No. 9069. for $100.-

Your Obt. Servant
[[?]]John C.Casey
Capt. Com. Sub.

William Selden [[?]]
Treasurer of the United States.

[[line]]
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Frt Brooke
Sept 13th,/49

[[?]]
Montrey Papers
for Augt, 1849
[[/margin]]

Sir,

I have the honor to forward my monthly Returns and abstracts for the month of August 1849 also my Monthly Summary Statement for the same

Very Respectfully
Your Obt Servt.

To Genl. Geo. Gibson
Commpy General
Washington City
D.C.
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Transcription Notes:
what looks like CV or CU is really CS for Commissioner of Subsistences or sometimes Commander of Subsistences

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