NA, A&NC 5/27/1863

Quartermaster General's Office

Richmond May 27th 1863
Major Jno W. Cameron Q. M.
Wilmington N. C.
   Upon the recommendation of Col. Wm. M. Wadley A. A. G. The Secretary of War has approved your suggestion in favor of the Atlantic & North Carolina Rail Road Company, classing it as a side line and giving it the additional pay awarded to the Roads coming under that Classification. The Approval of the Secretary bears date May 25th 1863.
By order of Col. A. C. Myers
Quarter Master General
Very Respectfully
Your Obt Svt
Ch. Maurice Smith
Capt & A. Q. M.