Richard Yates to Surgeon in Charge

Title

Richard Yates to Surgeon in Charge

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Date

1864-09-XX

Rights

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

Format

pdf

Language

eng

Identifier

516367

Transcription

State of Illinois

Executive Department.

Springfield Nov. 3d 1864.

Surgeon in Charge.

Univty Hospital

N. Orleans, La.

Sir:

I will feel obliged if you will have Peter Kenselow of 94th Ills Vols. now an inmate of your hospital, examined and if a fit subject granted a furlough, as I am informed he is very sick and not able to do military duty

By early attention to this, and reporting action taken to me you will oblige.

Your Obedient Svt

Rich. Yates

Governor

Inform P. F. Kenselow

Washington

Ind


University Hospital

New Orleans La

Nov. 18, 1864

Respectfully returned, with the information that the papers of the within named man were this day sent to the Medical Director for approval for a furlough of 40 days from date of departure.

Samuel Kneeland

Surg. U.S. Vols.

in charge

Inform

Informed Dec 3d

Porter

Status

Complete

Percent Completed

100

Weight

20

Original Format

2

Citation

“Richard Yates to Surgeon in Charge,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed July 22, 2019, http://alplm-cdi.com/chroniclingillinois/items/show/23800.