Richard Yates to Lewis Clarkson

Title

Richard Yates to Lewis Clarkson

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Date

1864-11-18

Rights

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

Format

pdf

Language

eng

Identifier

516384

Transcription

State of Illinois

Executive Department.

Springfield Nov 18th 1864.

Lewis Clarkson Esq.

South St. Genl Hospl.

Philadelphia Penn.

Dear Sir,

I have received an answer to the application which I made to the Surg. in charge of Hospital at Chester, stating that you had been transferred to South St Hospl. If you still desire to be transferred to Chicago I will renew the application to your present Surg. in charge upon your request. Very Respectfully.

Richd. Yates

Governor.


Respy. returned to Gov. Yates. It is still my desire that I should return to the State of Illinois and with many thanks for your past attention and favors I remain

Your obt Servt

Lewis Clarkson

Chester

[illegible] Hospl

Dec 21st 1864

Clarkson Lewis

Hospital

Philda Pa

Wants to be transfered

Ansd & appd for

Porter

Status

Complete

Percent Completed

100

Weight

20

Original Format

2

Citation

“Richard Yates to Lewis Clarkson,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed July 8, 2020, http://alplm-cdi.com/chroniclingillinois/items/show/23817.