NA, RRB 4/23/1863

Richmond Va
23d April 1863
Maj Jno S Brasford
Post Quartermaster
Chattanooga Tenn
   You are hereby authorized to settle the accounts of the Memphis & Charleston Rail road against the Government for transportation at the following prices, until further orders. For troops 4 cents per mile, for freight 25 miles or less 20c, 50 miles 30c, 75 miles 40c, 100 miles 50c per 100 lbs. Hay stock baggage and wagons to be rated as 12000 lbs per car load. These rates to take effect from 1st Dec lat.
Very Respectfully
Your Obt Servt
Wm M Wadley
AA Gen