J. T. Cobb to Richard Yates

Title

J. T. Cobb to Richard Yates

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Date

1864-06-09

Rights

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

Format

pdf

Language

en

Identifier

511383

Transcription

Acworth, Georgia

June 9, 1864.

To His Excellency

Gov Yates.

Dear Sir. - Yours of the 13th ult. is at hand. It arrived last night (remailed from Palestine, Ill) and I hasten to reply. I accept your proposition and will present myself before any examining board that you see proper to designate, for the purpose of qualifying me for an appointment in a colored regiment.

Send me a permit as soon as practable.

I am, your most obdt Servant

J. T. Cobb

21st Ill Vol

vice Chattanooga Tenn


J. T. Cobb

21st Ills Vol.

Acworth Ga -

June 9th 1864

Wants Medical permit.

Issued

Send permit to be examined

Status

Complete

Percent Completed

100

Weight

20

Original Format

2

Citation

“J. T. Cobb to Richard Yates ,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed December 1, 2020, http://alplm-cdi.com/chroniclingillinois/items/show/16107.