L. F. Ross to Richard Yates

Title

L. F. Ross to Richard Yates

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Date

1861-06-19

Rights

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

Language

en

Identifier

500446

Transcription

Camp of the 17th Regt of Ill. Vol Infty Near Alton

June 20 1861

Hon Richd Yates

Governer of the State of Illinois

Dear Sir

I would be pleased to have Austin Woolfolk of the Regiment appointed to receive from the State treasurer and disburse the Amt now due from the state of Illinois to the members of my Regiment.

Respectfully your obdt

Servant

L F Ross Col 17 Reg

Executive Office

Springfield Ills

22 June 1861

I do hereby appoint the Aforesaid Austin Woolfolk of 17th Regt Ills Vol Militia under command of Col L L F Ross, paymaster of said Regiment for the purpose of receiving recapting for and paying out the pay of the Comd Officers Non Commissioned officers Musicians and privates of said Regiment, due to them by


by the state of Illinois, and authorize the issue to hm of a Warrant by the Auditor of the state of Illinois to the extent of said pay and to report his action in the premises to this department with proper vouchers therefor,

Richd Yates

Governor

Copy of Appointment to Wolfork to pay Col. Smith’s Regt.

Status

Complete

Percent Completed

100

Weight

20

Original Format

2

Citation

“L. F. Ross to Richard Yates ,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed October 18, 2019, http://alplm-cdi.com/chroniclingillinois/items/show/1445.