Richard Yates to Abraham Lincoln

Title

Richard Yates to Abraham Lincoln

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Date

1861-06-15

Rights

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

Language

en

Identifier

500429

Transcription

Springfield June 15, 1861

Hon A Lincoln President Washington

We are exceedingly anxious that Capt Pope be appointed Brigadier in the regular Army - and assigned to the command of this State as a separate Military Department - Please answer -

Richd Yates Governor


From Richard Yates Copy June 15/61 to President Lincoln.

Status

Complete

Percent Completed

100

Weight

20

Original Format

2

Citation

“Richard Yates to Abraham Lincoln ,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed July 16, 2019, http://alplm-cdi.com/chroniclingillinois/items/show/1428.