This collection is composed of eight reels of microfilm purchased from the National Archives catalogue of microfilmed government records. The reel title is as follows: “Historical Information Relating To Military Posts And Other Installations Ca. 1700-1900”. The material on the reel was originally taken from the following government record group: Records of the Adjutant General's Office, 1780's-1917, Record Group 94. All scope and content information was taken from the stub record on the National Archives microfilm catalog by searching for the M661 publication number here: https://eservices.archives.gov/orderonline/start.sweSWECmd=Start&SWEHo=eservices.archives.gov
“On the eight rolls of this microfilm publication is reproduced the 27-volume “Outline Index of Military Forts and Stations,” containing historical information about military posts and other installations, and related historical information, for the period ca. 1700-1900. The volumes also contain a few 16th-, 17th-, and 20th- century references The volumes are a part of the Records of the Adjutant General's Office, 1780's-1917, Record Group 94."
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Access and Use
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Special Collections, Morrow Library
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U.S. Department of War Records on Microfilm, Accession No. 1981/08.0340, Special Collections Department, Marshall University, Huntington, WV.