The Writings of Abraham Lincoln, Volume 6 by Abraham Lincoln
Telegram to General H. W. Halleck. June 18, 1862
WASHINGTON, June 18, 1862.
MAJOR-GENERAL HALLECK, Corinth, Mississippi:
It would be of both interest and value to us here to know how the expedition toward East Tennessee is progressing, if in your judgment you can give us the information with safety.