An act to provide for the organization, government, and support of the military forces: State of Missouri, 1861

This book is vital to all historians, re-enactors, or members of any military history organization. This text is the very first organization of Missouri troops within the Confederacy; The Missouri State Guard. It details command structure, how to and how not to. Booklet form. 80 pages.(Note: This book ends May 14th, 1861. See General Price Order and Letter Book for the picking up of this organization and it's fulfillment. The Letter Book details the actual putting in place of the early forces and commanders, details some court-martials, orders, letters. etc...Starting on May 16th, 1861 and ends in early May, 1862.)