ALS, IHi. Possibly addressed to David Moore, later col., 1st Northeast Mo.
BY TELEGRAPH, FROM Jeff City [Aug.] 23 1861.
To GENL J. POPE
U. S. GRANT
Brig Genl Comdg
Telegram received (punctuation added), DNA, RG 94, Generals' Papers and Books, Stephen A. Hurlbut. On Aug. 23, 1861, Brig. Gen. John Pope's hd. qrs. replied to USG. "Was not a full supply of pistol cartridges sent to Colonel Marshall's men before leaving this place? So says F. D. Callender, Captain, Ordnance, U. S. A." Copy, ibid., RG 393, District of North Mo., Letters Sent. On Aug. 20, Maj. Gen. John C. Frémont had written to USG. "The Commanders of the 1rst Regiment Illinois Cavalry 465 men, and a battery of artillery-four guns and 91 men—have been ordered to proceed forthwith by railroad with their commands at Jefferson city and there report to you" Copy, ibid., Western Dept., Letters Sent by Gen. Frémont.