NA, ENG 8/11/1863

   Endorsement on telegram from T. Rains dated Gainesville Aug 10, 1863 relative to the removal of iron from the R. R. from that place to Mobile & Ohio RR. Enger Bureau Aug 11th 1863. The Gainesville branch {the Mississippi, Gainesville & Tuscaloosa RR} is one of the roads from which the iron has been ordered to be removed, to be used in keeping up the main lines of Transportation.
J. F. Gilmer
Col Engrs & Chf Bu.