William Walker to Richard Yates

Title

William Walker to Richard Yates

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Date

1861-07-29

Rights

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

Format

pdf

Language

en

Identifier

500598

Transcription

William Walker Luther Dearborn

Walker & Dearborn

Attorneys at Law.

Collections made in the Counties of Tazewell, Mason, Cass, Menard and Fulton

Culver, Page & Hoyne, Stationers Chicago.

Havana, Mason Co., Ill. July 29 1861

To His Excellency Hon Richard Yates

Governer of Illinois

Dear Sir

Capt R. S. Moore has a full company of Infantry now waiting your orders to March, he is very anxious to get marching orders as his company is among the first reported, and I earnestly request you that he may not be passed but may be among the first called into active service. I have no hesitation in recomending Capt Moore and his company to your favorable consideration and hope you will do the best you can for him. please answer this letter and very much oblige

Yours Very Truly

W Walker


Company Mason Co

See Apl. 25 1861.

July 29 Eato

R S Moore

Status

Complete

Percent Completed

100

Weight

20

Original Format

2

Citation

“William Walker to Richard Yates,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed July 16, 2019, http://alplm-cdi.com/chroniclingillinois/items/show/1597.