OR, Series 1, Vol. 47, Part 3, Page 683

Raleigh, N. C., March 24, 1865 -- 11.50 a.m.
Maj. E. Willis, Chief Quartermaster, Salisbury, N. C.
   Major McCrady, engineer at Charlotte, wants a train of cars for fifteen days to remove the iron of the Statesville road {Atlantic, Tennessee & Ohio RR}. The matter is referred to you by General Beauregard, and is approved, if the train can be spared. Communicate with McCrady at Charlotte and Lieutenant Evans at Salisbury, and assist them.
Jno. Otey
Assistant Adjutant-General