NA, ENG 5/17/1864

   Endorsement on letter from Maj. Parke Campblees Arm T. referred by Hon Secy of War relative to supply of Army of Tenn from Alabama & the limited transportation &c. Dated 21 Apl 64.
   Eng. Bur. 17th May 1864. Respy returned to Hon Secy of War. Lt. Col Minor Meriwether received instructions a month since to do all in his power to press forward this connection {this could only refer to the Blue Mountain RR connection}. A letter has been written calling his attention to this important subject again & I believe that every thing will be done that can be by Col. M.
A. L. Rives
Col &c &c