NA, ENG 8/15/1863

   Endorsement on letter from Col C F M Garnett & Capt Walker dated July 25th. Accompanying report of Lieut C H Latrobe, for examination, and proposing a plan for completing construction between Live Oak & Lawton.
   Engr Bureau Aug 15/63. Respy returned to Col. Chas. F. W. Garnett & Capt. Walker, commissioners for collecting RR iron. They will take immediate steps to have the connection between Lawton Ga. & Live Oak Fla. made -- the Govt furnishing the iron for the track -- agreement subject to the approval of the Secy of War.
J. F. Gilmer
Col Engs & Chf of Bureau