NA, QMR 9/29A/1864

Montgomery Ala
September 29th 1864
Asking permission to trade 100 bales cotton for necessary railroad supplies.
Saml Tate  Prest M&C RR  {Memphis & Charleston RR}
Oct 12 Approved & forwarded to Secty War  A R Lawton QMG
{No date} I have no authority to grant this as it is agt Law. Any facilities in my power will be given to export & get supplies from abroad.  JAS Sec War
Oct 18 Retd to Mr Tate whose attention is invited to endorsement of Sec of War. By order QMG  W F Alexander Maj &c
Entry in Quartermaster General's Letters Received Register