NCA, RRB 8/7/1862

Office Atlantic & North Carolina R. Road Co.
Goldsboro, N. C. Sept 7th 1862
Maj E E McLean
Presdt Commission &c
Richmond Va
   Being not only willing but anxious to aid the government, in every way in my power, for the successful prosecution of this war I will act on the Commission as you direct & will endeavour to meet you in Augusta on the 20th ins.
With high Regard
Yours &c
John D. Whitford