John Logan to Richard Yates

Title

John Logan to Richard Yates

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Date

1861-11-04

Rights

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

Format

pdf

Language

en

Identifier

502327

Transcription

Camp Butler Nov. 4/61

Hon. Richar Yates

Governor

Dear Sir

Being desirous of haveing my command removed from Camp Butler to some more healthy location, and one more central to my field of recruiting operations would respectfully suggest the fairground at Carlinville Macoupin County, if consistent with the interest of the service, But will most cheerfully go wherever your Excellency may direct

Respectfully Yours

John Logan Col.

Commanding 39d Reg.


Col John Logan

Camp Butler

Novr. 4. 61.

Desirous to remove his command to a more healthy location. suggests Carlinville.


File

Status

Complete

Percent Completed

100

Weight

20

Original Format

2

Citation

“John Logan to Richard Yates,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed July 20, 2019, http://alplm-cdi.com/chroniclingillinois/items/show/2475.