onstruction, equipment, and repair.
Chief Naval Constructor John Lenthall.
(By act of July 5, 1862, the Equipment and recruiting Bureau was organized, and thereafter the old bureau was designated as Construction and repair. )
Provisions and clothing
Pay-Director Horatio Bridge.
Medicine and Surgery
Surgeon William Whelan.
Steam-engineering (established by act of July 5, 1862）
Engineer-in-Chief Benjamin F. Isherwood.
The Confederate States Government.
President: Jefferson Davis (Miss.）
Vice-President: Alexander H. Stephens (Ga.)
I. Provisional organization. (Feb. 8, 1861.)
Secretary of State: Robert Toombs (Ga.), Feb. 21, 1861
Secretary of State: R. M. T. Hunter, (Va.) July 24, 1861.
Secretary of War: Leroy P. Walker (Ala.), Feb. 21, 1861
Secretary of War: Judah P. Benjamin (La.), Sept. 17, 1861.
Secretary of the Navy: Stephen R. Mallory (Fla.), Feb. 25, 1861.
Secretary of the Treasury: Charles G. Memminger (S. C.), Feb. 21, 1861.