F. C. Brown to Richard Yates

Title

F. C. Brown 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

513852

Transcription

Chicago Dec 14th 1864

To the Hon Richard Yates

Sir

The bearer

Mrs Pierce visits you on

account of her husband who

is a prisoner at Alton Ill

I have made strict

inquiry with regard to his

character & can learn nothing

against the man in this place

but on the contrary, all speak

well of him who know him, so

far as I can learn.

Mrs Pierce I believe to be an

honest & respectable woman

having the care of two small

children. I you can do any thing

consistant with your Duty for this

family I hope you will & I am sure

you will Respectfully &c

F C Brown


Brown F.C. and

Mrs James A Mulligan

Chicago Dec 14th 1864

Recommending a favorable

notice of Orrin Pierce a

Prisoner at Mil Prison in

Alton, who wants release.

Status

Complete

Percent Completed

100

Weight

20

Original Format

2

Citation

“F. C. Brown to Richard Yates,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed December 6, 2020, http://alplm-cdi.com/chroniclingillinois/items/show/19064.