NA, A&MR 3/18/1863

Confederate States of America

Quarter Master Genls Office
Richmond March 18th 1863
   I herewith enclose you copy of a list of articles of Railroads material seized by Samuel Tate Esq Military Supt. of RRds, by order of Genl Bragg and supplied to the use of the Ala & Miss R RRd Company {Alabama & Mississippi River RR} amounting to $106,208.75 and for which that Company desires to pay.
   You will therefore inform the President of that road that you are authorized to receive from him that sum above indicated, and for which you will account in your accounts amount as received from that Co. so that in the settlement with the parties from whom the property has been taken, the Govt may know which Companies have paid for the property thus purchased.
I am Sir
Very respectfully
Your obdt servant
/Signed/ A O Myers
Q. M. G.
J. S. Calhoun
Q. M.
Montgomery Ala