Joseph H. Tucker to Richard Yates

Title

Joseph H. Tucker to Richard Yates

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Date

1862-04-05

Rights

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

Format

pdf

Language

en

Identifier

501529

Transcription

Chicago April 5 1862

To His Excellency

Richard Yates

Govenor of Illinois

Govenor,

I have requested the bearer J S Turner Esq of the firm of Gilbert, Hubbard & Co to call at Springfield and consult with you in regard to the stand of Colors of which I wrote your Excellency.

I am Very Respectfully

Your obt Servant

Joseph H Tucker


Col J. H. Tucker

Chicago Apr 5

as to Flags.


Enter & file


As to the device: National Arms, Illinois State arms, or Blended in one.

description? " " Regt. Illinois Infantry or " Regt Illfantry Ill Vol. or Ill Volunteers

Presented by his Excellency Gov Yates in behalf of the State of Ill. or Presented by the State of Ill.

National flag? or Regimental flag? or both?

Status

Complete

Percent Completed

100

Weight

20

Original Format

3

Citation

“Joseph H. Tucker to Richard Yates,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed October 22, 2019, http://alplm-cdi.com/chroniclingillinois/items/show/3443.