OR, Series 1, Vol. 23, Part 2, Page 663

Chattanooga, March 6, 1863
General Bragg, Tullahoma
   What was your engineer's estimate of the cost of repairing the Columbia and Decatur Railroad {Nashville & Decatur Railroad}? Had not the work better be done? The Engineer's Department offers $10,000 toward defraying expenses. Have you the law in regard to the authority ordering courts where commander of department prefers charges
J. E. Johnston