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Child of the Rebellion: West Virginia Sesquicentennial
Civil War Union Militia Correspondence

(Western Union Telegraph)

To: Gov. Boreman
Wheeling May 5 1864

From: Parkersburg 5 1864

Please authorize Commissary here to issue to Donaldsons Ellisons and my Companies for May answer at once___

H. Chapman


Transcription by Jeffrie Carroll, undergraduate student enrolled in Dr. Billy Joe Peyton’s Fall 2010 “Introduction to Public History” at West Virginia State University

Militia Box 03, Folder 9

West Virginia Archives and History