UG, A&F 7/18A/1862

Milledgeville & Macon Telegraph Form

Dated Atlanta {July} 18 1862
To Governor J E Brown
   I learn that there is iron belonging to the state of Georgia not now required for state purposes iron is wanted to complete the connection between Meridian Miss and Demopolis Ala. {Alabama & Mississippi Rivers RR} Can this be purchased of you by the Confederate government Please reply at once
O M Avery   {President, Alabama & Florida (of Florida) RR}