1. Legislative history of the Subsistence Department of the United States Army from June 16, 1775, to August 15, 1876 Author(s): United States. War Department. Subsistence Department, author. Publication: Washington : Government Printing Office, 1877 Subject(s): United States Government Agencies -- historyUnited States Government Agencies -- legislation & jurisprudenceFood SupplyMilitary PersonnelUnited StatesUnited States. War Department. Subsistence Department.