AL, A&MR 8/29/1862

Aug 29, 1862

To Gov J G Shorter
From G G Griffin
Presdt Ala & Miss R R R  {Alabama & Mississippi Rivers RR}
   I find other Rail Road employees have been enrolled viz L A Sledge & Charles Kennegay Rail Road Contractors & overseers of the work & David Rudisill foreman of the bridge building force. Will you please say that all Rail Road Employees are exempt to prevent further trouble.
   John F Borner Rail Road overseer is hereby ordered to be exempted. Hand this order to officer commanding
Jno Gill Shorter
Gov of Ala