Casper Butz to Richard Yates

Title

Casper Butz to Richard Yates

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Date

1862-08-21

Rights

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Format

pdf

Language

en

Identifier

504139

Transcription

Office of the

Clerk of the Superior Court of Chicago.

Chicago, August 21st. 1862

Hon. Richd Yates

Springfield

Dear Sir! The bearer Dr. Lachman of Sauk City, Wisc., is a gentleman and a scholar and is in every way a Patriot. He has a son in Thieleman's Company of Dragoons, recruited in this City, whom he wishes to see transferred to one of the new Wisconsin Regiments now in process of formation.

If you can comply with the wish of Dr. Lachman you will very much oblige

Your friend + obt servt

Casper Butz


Casper Butz Esq

Chicago Aug 21/62

Introducing Dr Lachman who desires his son in Thielmans Dragoons recruited in Chicago, to be transferred to one of the new Wisconsin Regiments.

Had interview

Status

Complete

Percent Completed

100

Weight

20

Original Format

2

Citation

“Casper Butz to Richard Yates,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed May 16, 2021, http://chroniclingillinois.org/items/show/5075.