NA, QMR 10/20B/1863

Richmond Va., October 20, 1863
Refers application of Hugh Rice {Superintendent, Manassas Gap RR} asking his lathe seized by Genl Whiting be returned. His machinery needs repairs that cannot be made without it.
Maj F. W. Sims
Respy retd to Maj Sims a letter has been addressed from this office to Genl. Whiting urging that he will order th immediate return of this lathe
A R Lawton  QM Genl
Entry in Quartermaster General's Letters Received Register