Alfred M. Folger
United States to A.M. Folger
|1838||For his services as attending Physician in the Cherokee removal commencing on the 2nd and ending on the 20th June 1838. 19 days at $5 per day||$95.00|
|For his actual traveling expenses while accompanying an Emigrating party in the above dates||77.00|
|For his transportation returning from Fort Coffee to Cherokee Agency East, 750 miles, 10 cts||75.00|
Received Fort Coffee Arkansas 20th June 1838 of Edward Deas Lieut. USA.
Signed: A.M. Folger, Attending Phys. Ch. Em.
Source: RG217, General Accounting Office, Treasury Department, Second Auditor, Indian Accounts, 1817-1922, Edward Deas File
Memorandum of the expenses of Alfred M. Folger while accompanying a detachment of Cherokee Indians from the Cherokee Agency East to their country west of the Mississippi.
|June 8th 1838||Expenses at Ross Landing||$1.50|
|June 8th 1838||Passage on Steamer George Guess to Decatur||5.75|
|June 10th 1838||Passage on the Rail Road to Tuscumbia||2.00|
|June 11th 1838||Passage on the Steamer Tarver to Waterloo||2.75|
|June 20th 1838||Passage on Steamer Smelter to Fort Coffee||65.00|
I certify that the above account of my actual expenses is true on honor.
Alfred M. Folger, Attending Physician Ch. Em.
Source: RG217, General Accounting Office, Treasury Department, Second Auditor, Indian Account, 1817-1922, Edward Deas File