From the National Archives, RG 109, Ch. 6, Vol. 707-709; “Letters Received and
Sent, Chimborazo Hospital. 1861-64.” 3 Vols: Vol. 709, pt. 1, p. 16
Surgeons in Charge of Divisions are notified that the Bakery is discontinued,
owing to want of Flour.
Corn Meal will be furnished for the Genl Kitchens &
Attendants suitable quantities.
Flour will be issued to the
Matrons at the rate of 33 1/3 pounds per 100 men.
Jany 21, 64
J. B. McCaw, Surgeon