The Writings of Abraham Lincoln, Volume 6 by Abraham Lincoln
Telegram to General Burnside. May 26, 1863.
WAR DEPARTMENT, WASHINGTON, D. C., May 26, 1863.
MAJOR-GENERAL BURNSIDE, Cincinnati, O.:
Your despatch about Campbell, Lyle, and others received and postponement ordered by you approved. I will consider and telegraph you again in a few days.