27th April, 1864.
Not knowing the proper party to address, I write to your Excellency to ask if you would be good enough to send me the Prospectus of the Illinois Central Railroad Company, or any document relating to the grant of land made to the company.
I have the honor to be Your Excellency's Obedt Servt
To His Excellency
The Governor of the State of Illinois
April 27, 1864.
In the absence of knowing who else to apply to, asks Govr to send him the “Prospectus of the Illinois Central RR Company.”
Ansd. Referred him to Hon Wm H. Osborn
Pres. I.C.R.R. Co.