RG 92, Q. M. Letter Books. Docketing on the back of USG's letter indicates $37,977.90 advanced between May 14, 1853, and Sept. 15, 1853, yet to be accounted for.
Office of Com.y of Subs.
Fort Vancouver, W. T.
Sept. 8th 1853
Being relieved as Asst. Com.y of Subs. I have the honor respectfully to request orders to repair to Washington for the purpose of setling my public accounts.
I am making a similar application to the Quartermaster General.
|I am Gen.|
|Your Obt. Svt.|
|U. S. GRANT|
|1st Lt. & A. A. C. S. 4th Inf.y|
|Bvt. Capt. U. S. A.|
|To Bvt. Maj. Gen. Geo. Gibson|
|Com.y Gen. U. S. A.|
|Washington D. C.|