NA, DF 5/5/1864

Head Qrs. Milt Dist of Florida
Camp Milton, May 5th 1864  {Date of Endorsement}
Writer of Paper: Hon. D. S. Yulee, Presdt  Fla RR
Synopsis of Paper: In relation to taking up iron on his road to lay connection between P&G RR {Pensacola & Georgia RR} and SA&G RR {Savannah, Albany & Gulf RR} at Live Oak & Lawton and objects to the use for laying that connection, but expresses willingness to cooperate with the Govt in building the Monticello connection.
Endorsement: Respect Forwarded with ??? favoring the construction of the Monticello & Thomasville connection as a military road & stating military objections to the Live Oak & Lawton route.