Evert Van Buren to Francis A. Hoffman

Title

Evert Van Buren to Francis A. Hoffman

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Date

1863-04-30

Rights

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

Format

pdf

Language

en

Identifier

506694

Transcription

Chicago April 30 63

Lieut Govr Hoffman

Sir

Nearly a week ago I inclosed a certificate of [my?] election as Recorder of this City to Govr Yates, and requested him to send me a commission, as the statute provides. I have recd no reply. I understand he is absent It is necessary I should hold a court next week.

Will you have the goodness to forward me my commission

Yours

Evert Van Buren


Ansd May 6 63

Evert Van Buren

Chicago April 30th 1863.

Has forwarded a certificate of his election as recorder of the city of Chicago says it is necessary that he hold court next week and hopes the commission will be sent forward.

Tell him com. was sent several days ago. Hope he has recd the same

V

Recd Ex O. May 5th 1863.

Status

Complete

Percent Completed

100

Weight

20

Original Format

2

Citation

“Evert Van Buren to Francis A. Hoffman ,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed April 6, 2020, http://chroniclingillinois.org/items/show/6607.