NA, QMR 9/17/1863

Richmond Va., September 17, 1863
Relative to two grindstones at Raleigh N. C. awaiting for transportation to this place, asks that the RR authorities give precedence to their transportation &c.
Engineer Bureau
Resply retd to the Engineer Bureau. This Dept has authority to exact priority only for the freight of the Govt, all other transportation is left to the free action of the RR Cos upon application to them prompt transportation will doubtless be afforded to these articles.
By order of QM Genl
Entry in Quartermaster General's Letters Received Register