Charles Elliot to Richard Yates

Title

Charles Elliot to Richard Yates

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Date

1861-06-18

Rights

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

Language

en

Identifier

500433

Transcription

Belleville Ills June 18th 61

Hon. R. Yates

Gouverneur of Ills.

Honored Sir,

In taking the liberty of writing to you, I only asking if you need a man as Soldier which ben 10 years Officer by the Artillery in West Indies from which place he kann show you his paper of leave, and as Officer I will be willing as a Citizen of Ills. to take the Same situation if necessary,; I will go off


from here to Cairo next Monday of a Excursion trip and of you have anny answer to me, please writh Colonel Paine about the Same- and sign myself

Respectfuly

Your very obdt. Servant

Chas Elliot


Chas Elliott

Tendering Services

answered.

Status

Complete

Percent Completed

100

Weight

20

Original Format

3

Citation

“Charles Elliot to Richard Yates,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed September 22, 2019, http://alplm-cdi.com/chroniclingillinois/items/show/1432.