The Writings of Abraham Lincoln, Volume 6 by Abraham Lincoln
Telegram to General Tyler. October 1, 1863.
WAR DEPARTMENT, WASHINGTON, D.C., October 1, 1863.
GENERAL TYLER, Baltimore:
Take care of colored troops in your charge, but do nothing further about that branch of affairs until further orders. Particularly do nothing about General Vickers of Kent County.
Send a copy to Colonel Birney. A. L.