Philip A. Carr to Richard Yates

Title

Philip A. Carr to Richard Yates

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Date

1865-01-XX

Rights

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

Format

pdf

Language

eng

Identifier

511828

Transcription

Decorah Winnesheak, C.O iowa

Richard Yeats Govnor of the State of Ill [illegible] Dear Govnor Will you be kind enuf to answer a leter that I sent you about the 12 of October after beaing mustard out of the 141 Illinois regiment for a position in guarding prisners for my helth was poor but now my helth is good and I am redy for the field or inny plase you may order Pleas give me your help and God bless you and our case direct to Dacruh Winesheak Co iowa yours truly Phillip H Carr

Yates captin of ca.[illegible].141, Ill.voll

Carr, Philip H. Decorah Iowa Jan'y '65 wants you to endorse a letter which he sent last Oct in order to obtain a position of some kind find letter and answer

Status

Complete

Percent Completed

100

Weight

20

Original Format

3

Citation

“Philip A. Carr to Richard Yates,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed November 27, 2020, http://alplm-cdi.com/chroniclingillinois/items/show/20617.