The Writings of Abraham Lincoln, Volume 6 by Abraham Lincoln
To General G. B. McClellan. June 7, 1862
WAR DEPARTMENT, WASHINGTON, D.C., June 7, 1862.
Your despatch about Chattanooga and Dalton was duly received and sent to General Halleck. I have just received the following answer from him:
We have Fort Pillow, Randolph, and Memphis.