NA, DET 10/6A/1862

Hd. Qrs. Dept of East Tenn
Knoxville Oct 6th/62
Col Saml Tate  {President, Memphis & Charleston RR}
Stevenson Tenn
   Defer contract for Decatur bridge until I hear from Richmond. Contract for the rebuilding of those burned between Stevenson & Decatur. I will estimate for funds to pay for them.
Saml Jones
Maj Genl Comdg
{all bridges on Memphis & Charleston RR}