H. G. Reynolds to Richard Yates

Title

H. G. Reynolds to Richard Yates

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Date

1863-02-16

Rights

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

Format

pdf

Language

en

Identifier

503645

Transcription

Springfield Ill Feb. 17. 1863

His Excellency Richard Yates Governor of Ills.

Dear Sir

This will introduce to you Col. Jesse W Baldwin of Georgetown, Vermilion, who is a skilful craftsman and a man of honor.

Fraternally

H. G. Reynolds

Govr Dr Sir

Having failed to present your honor my services & funds have been given for the support of my Country to the injury of myself & family Can you not aid me in some apt that will assist me my age & experience is worth something to my country

Hon O S David Hon Judge [Perry?]

Col O F Harman gave me their support last fall to your Hon

Jesse W. Baldwin

Georgetown Ill


Ansd Mar 7 63

H. G. Reynolds.

Springfield Ill Feby 17th 1863

Recommends Col Jessie W. Baldwin for some appt. He has spent all of his funds for the support of his country.

Answer that would gladly if knew a place. His application will be filed and should opportunity offer shall be duly considered

Status

Complete

Percent Completed

100

Weight

20

Original Format

2

Citation

“H. G. Reynolds to Richard Yates,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed December 5, 2020, http://alplm-cdi.com/chroniclingillinois/items/show/8409.