NA, ENG 7/23A/1864

   Endorsement on letter from R. Rd. Bureau July 11th 1864 enclosing dispatches from T. R. Sharp Supt. Charlotte & S. Ca. R. R. {Charlotte & South Carolina RR} relative to procuring iron from Statesville Road {the Atlantic, Tennessee & Ohio RR}, referred by Q. M. Genl. 13 July 64.
   Engr. Bureau 23d July 1864. Resp'y returned to Q. M. Genl. Orders have already been issued directing that twelve miles of iron of Statesville Road be left on the Charlotte end for the use of the Charlotte & S. Ca. R. Rd.
J. F. Gilmer
Maj. Genl. &c