Amos Miller to Richard Yates

Title

Amos Miller to Richard Yates

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Date

1863-06-11

Rights

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

Format

pdf

Language

eng

Identifier

509989

Transcription

Rockford June 11th, 1863

My Dear Gov.

Permit me to congratulate you on your very admirable action in proroguing the General Assembly. You could not possibly have done a better thing.

You have the strong approbation & admiration of all except the Copperheads.

I am getting up a call for a satisfaction meeting here.

You can depend on patriotic old Winnebago.

Accept the high regards & best wishes of in haste

Yours as ever

[Amous?] Miller

His Exy Gov Richd Yates


File Legis. Pro (IR?)

Miller Amos

Rockford June 11 1863.

Compliments the Governor for Proroguing the Legislature says he has the strong approbation and admiration of all except the Copperheads.

Recd Ex O June 11, 1863.

Status

Complete

Percent Completed

100

Weight

20

Original Format

2

Citation

“Amos Miller to Richard Yates,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed August 16, 2018, http://alplm-cdi.com/chroniclingillinois/items/show/22271.