The Writings of Abraham Lincoln, Volume 6 by Abraham Lincoln
Telegram to General N. P. Banks. June 9, 1862
WASHINGTON, June 9, 1862.
MAJOR-GENERAL BANKS, Winchester:
We are arranging a general plan for the valley of the Shenandoah, and in accordance with this you will move your main force to the Shenandoah at or opposite Front Royal as soon as possible.