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Billups and Hassell

Name Street Town State From To
Billups and Hassell   Pentitude Texas 1863 1864

Patent Date Remarks

Contract for
Confederate 700 Mississippi Rifles, 600 had been delivered after 7 month
Texas Military board 1200 rifles for Texas troops

Confederate Congress report of August 18, 1863 stated that the month production of guns of their 4 gun factories was bout 800

These are
Billup and Hassell, Pentitude
Whitescarver and Campbell, Rusk
N.B. Tanner, Bastrop
Short and Biscoe, Tyler

Mississippi Rifles for the Confederate