Report of Provost Marshal about Crimes of Robert Campbell Martin, Sr.
S. C. W Rudyard, the Provost Marshal of Assumption Parish, Louisiana, describes charges against R. C. Martin, including his refusal to sign a loyalty oath and mistreatment of "his Negroes," who have been told that "if they did not obey his overseer's orders that he would have them shot down like dogs."
Martin-Pugh Family Collection, Nicholls State University, A-17-B, Item 343.
Published here by W. Caleb McDaniel.
May 7, 1863
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