LVA, RRB 7/21/1863

Montgomery Ala. July 21st 1863
Col C F Garnett
Richmond Va
   Send an order to the Comdg Genl of the department to take up & deliver to Mr Pollard {President, Alabama & Florida (of Alabama) RR} the iron from the Fla road {Alabama & Florida (of Florida) RR}. There are plenty of hands at Mobile in Govt service to do it. The delivery should be made at Pollard. It can be accomplished in no other way.
F. W. Sims
Maj & Q. M.