J. W. Smith to Richard Yates

Title

J. W. Smith to Richard Yates

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Date

1862-07-17

Rights

The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum holds all rights and permissions.

Format

pdf

Language

en

Identifier

502862

Transcription

Springfield Ills July 17 62

Hon Richd Yates

Dear Sir

I have seen and talked with Mr. Butler about the post Suttership, he sais to me that the men are safe and worthy.

Gov I am very anxous about this matter, and feel that we are under obligations to these men for what they have done, and I have a still further interest in what I hope to accomplish thru them. If your judgment approove the Appointment, you will Confer a favor upon me by making it as Early as convenient, that they may have time to prepare themselves

Respectfully

J. W. Smith


J. W. Smith

Springfield July 17/62

Sutlership Camp Butler

File

Status

Complete

Percent Completed

100

Weight

20

Original Format

2

Citation

“J. W. Smith to Richard Yates,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed April 6, 2020, http://chroniclingillinois.org/items/show/3835.