NA, M&O 5/21/1864

Office Mobile & Ohio RR
Mobile May 21st 1864
Lt Col F W Sims
Chf of Rail Road Bureau
   Some of the cars belonging to this Company were run by the Memphis & Charleston from Corinth to Chattanooga and have been in use on the Georgia, Tennessee and South Carolina Roads ever since. One of them a Platform, has been used for some time by one Maxwell in the transportation of lumber for the construction of Bridges under a contract with the Government and a box car is in the use of the South Carolina Rail Road Company.
   Please have these cars and all others on those Roads belonging to this company returned to this place.
Very Respectfully
L. J. Fleming
Chf Eng & Genl Supt