NA, SWT 8/11/1863

Richmond August 11, 1863
Hon. T. Reavis
Gainesville, Ala.
   The Chief of Engineers reports: The Gainesville branch {Mississippi, Gainesville & Tuscaloosa RR} is one of the roads from which the iron has been ordered to be removed to be used in keeping up the main lines of communication.
J. A. Seddon
Secretary of War
Sent by telegram