John [R. Rigley] to Richard Yates

Title

John [R. Rigley] to Richard Yates

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Date

1861-07-31

Rights

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

Format

pdf

Language

en

Identifier

500613

Transcription

July 31 1861?

Excellence!

Permit one to introduce to you Doctor John Cary of Peoria, whom I took the liberty of recommending for appointment and Commission in my Regiment as Assistant Surgeon. I am confident Sir that Dr Cary is worth of your consideration being a member of the Profession well esteemed in this City both by Physicians and Citizens

I am your Excellence

your most Obedient

Servant

John N. Nigley


6. Cav

Dr John N. Niglas

Introduces Dr Cary, and desires his appointment as Ass't Surgeon.

Recruit pend July 31

M

Status

Complete

Percent Completed

100

Weight

20

Original Format

2

Citation

“John [R. Rigley] to Richard Yates,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed July 16, 2019, http://alplm-cdi.com/chroniclingillinois/items/show/1612.