The collection contains papers relating to the military operations of the Civil War. There are a number of muster rolls, various forms or receipts (for clothing, equipment, etc.), a journal of Charles Martin, quarterly and monthly returns of stores, hospital statements, death statements, poll tax record of colored people in Louisiana, numerous blank application forms, volunteer lists, general and special orders, and a roll book.
Staff, MSRC, "MARTIN, HOWARD" (2015). Manuscript Division. 129.