Please remember that Genl Meigs will require some days notice, if he is to supply more transportation than he has on hand" ALS (telegram sent), DNA, RG 107, Telegrams Collected (Bound); telegram received, ibid. O. R., I, xxxiii, 821.
Culpeper C. H. Va
8 30 P. m. Apl 8th 1864
MAJ GENL HALLECK
It is the intention to operate up the James River as far as City Point and all the Cooperation the Navy can give us we want—Two of the Iron Clads are wanted as soon as they can be gotYou will know how to communicate our wants to the Secretary of the Navy
U. S. GRANT
Lieut Gen. Comdg
Telegram received, DNA, RG 107, Telegrams Collected (Bound); copies, ibid., RG 45, Miscellaneous Letters Received; ibid., Area Files; ibid., RG 108, Letters Sent; DLC-USG, V, 59; DLC-Gideon Welles. O. R., I, xxxiii, 821; O. R. (Navy), I, ix, 611. See ibid., pp. 584-85, 611.
Culpepper C H
April 8th 1864 8. P M
MAJ. GEN BURNSIDE
Artillery and transportation will be furnished you from Washington and will be sent from there to your corps in the field. You