Telegraphed Maj. Gen. Halleck “Can I have authority to call upon you in St. Louis?”

Nov 20 1861 Telegraphed newly appointed commander of the Western Department, Maj. Gen. Henry W Halleck, “Can I have authority to call upon you in St. Louis with the view of making known in person the wants and condition of this command?”

The Papers of Ulysses S Grant, Vol 3, p 202

National Archives, RG 94 Generals’ Papers and Books, Telegrams Received by Gen. Halleck

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