NA, QMR 11/22A/1862

Richmond Va
November 22nd 1862
Refers to QM General a letter from A Dudly President of Richmond & York River RRd relative to free negroes engaged in cutting wood for use of Govt. Complains that some of them have been taken away by a Mr John Darrs professing to act for the QM Dept. Asks that an order be issued prohibiting any one from interfering with the wood cutters along this Railroad.
Major Jno F Whitfield
Entry in Quartermaster General's Letters Received Register