The Writings of Abraham Lincoln, Volume 6 by Abraham Lincoln
Telegram to General D. Butterfield. May 3, 1863.
WASHINGTON, D. C., May 3, 1863.
MAJOR-GENERAL BUTTERFIELD, Chief of Staff:
The President thanks you for your telegrams, and hopes you will keep him advised as rapidly as any information reaches you.
EDWIN M. STANTON, Secretary of War.