Richard Yates to Simon Cameron

Title

Richard Yates to Simon Cameron

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Date

1861-07-[25]

Rights

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

Format

pdf

Language

en

Identifier

500616

Transcription

Springfield July 1861

Hon. S. Cameron

As directed by you I have accepted another Regiment of 12 Companies of Cavalry. They are ready to march. Shall I rendezvous them for being mustered into service? Ten additional companies are also offered. Will you accept them?

Two of the four Artillery Companies raised by the State have not yet been mustered into the service. Can they be mustered in?

Richard Yates

Governor


The Govr.

[To?] [by?] July [25?]

Secy. War.---Dispatch

acceptance of another regt. & more companies.

Status

Complete

Percent Completed

100

Weight

20

Original Format

2

Citation

“Richard Yates to Simon Cameron,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed December 7, 2019, http://alplm-cdi.com/chroniclingillinois/items/show/1615.