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Telegram ordering Gorman’s calvary to St. Louis – October 25, 1861

Filed under: Civil War Daybook — Lori Williamson @ 9:00 am

Telegram from Assistant Adjutant General C. McKeever to Ignatius Donnelly ordering Gorman’s cavalry to St. Louis.

To Gov Donnelly
Oct 25 1861
By Telegraph from Head Quarters
Western Dept St Louis
Send down Gorman cavalry to St Louis at once – they will be provided here with arms clothing horses and horse equipments by order of Gen’l Fremont –
C McKeever
Asst Adjt Genl

Citation:  October 25, 1861 Letter from C. McKeever to Ignatius Donnelly, Letters Received–AGO-QMG. Minnesota: Governor: Ramsey. Records. Minnesota Historical Society. State Archives.

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