T. W. Hall to Richard Yates

Title

T. W. Hall to Richard Yates

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Date

1864-12-14

Rights

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

Format

pdf

Language

en

Identifier

513844

Transcription

Bolton Ill Decber the 14th 1864

To the Hon. Richard Yates Gov. of Ill

Springfield Ill

Sir I take the liberty of addressing you a short note for the purpose of inquiring of you if you know anything of S. G. Gibson attorney in Springfield & if he is a man of reliance & responsibility My reasons for making this inquiry is because I have bin a soldier in the army & was wounded at Fort Donalson & disabled in one of my hands & [illegible] [illegible] was discharged & I have made application for my pension & Bounty through S G Gibson he having bin recommended as a responsible & efficient attorney & as he has bin ingaged in it now more than a year & I have not received any satisfactory account of it since I wish to know what kind of a man he is your answer to the above facts will greatly oblige an old Soldier I am Sir with much

respect your

Obedent

Ser't

T W Hall


Halton I. H.

Bolton Dec. 14th 1864

Do you know anything of S G. Gibson Atty in this city

Write Gibson to know what is the condition of this case - & request an early answer

Awsd and Wrote to Gibson Jan'y 21st

File

Status

Complete

Percent Completed

100

Weight

20

Original Format

2

Citation

“T. W. Hall to Richard Yates,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed December 1, 2020, http://alplm-cdi.com/chroniclingillinois/items/show/19056.