When Freedom Cried Out
The Freedmen's Bureau in Texas



Freedmen's Bureau personnel

Oliver Otis Howard, Commissioner

Freedmen's Bureau School Officials and Staff  

 A Bill To continue to certain officers and agents of the Freedmen's Bureau the powers conferred on them by the acts creating said bureau. December 16, 1867

Assistant Commissioners

List of Subassistant Commissioners

Inspector General

Jacob Carl DeGress he became secretary of civil affairs as well as inspector general of the Freedmen's Bureau

Brigadier General Wm. E. Strong, the Inspector General for the Freedmen's bureau, accompanied Gregory part of the way on this first trip W.E. Strong

Acting Assistant Inspector General

Brevet Colonel William H. Sinclair 


 St. John W. Mintzer