A. A. Smith to Richard Yates

Title

A. A. Smith 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

500435

Transcription

Galesburg June 18, 1861

Hon. R. Yates

Dr. Sir,

At the solicitation of a friend I permitted my name to accompany a telegram to you asking a delay in the appointment of a Senator until we could be heard

I have now to say that the appointment of the Hon O. H. Browning meets with the entire approbation of the people in this section of the Country. it is just the appointment that you should have made.

Very Respcty

A. A. Smith


June 26 61.

A. A. Smith

Galesburg

Approving apptmt of Browning.

Status

Complete

Percent Completed

100

Weight

20

Original Format

2

Citation

“A. A. Smith to Richard Yates ,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed December 14, 2019, http://alplm-cdi.com/chroniclingillinois/items/show/1434.