NA, M&O 10/18/1861

Northern Division Superintendent's Office
Mobile & Ohio Railroad
Jackson, Tenn., Oct 18th 1861
Maj Genl L. Polk
Columbus, Ky
Dear Sir,
   In compliance with your request when in your office at Columbus I send you complete statements of every bridge trestle and wooden structure in the whole Mobile & Ohio Rail Road
No. 1 the distance of each from Mobile to Corinth & No 2 distance of each from Columbus to Corinth.
I have the honor to be
Very respy your obt svt
J. J. Williams
Supt N. Div.