Description: Telegram sent to J. K. Dubois of Illinois following elections.
Description: Office U.S. Military Telegraph War Department Washington, D.C. Nov. 12, 1864 Hon. J. K. Dubois Springfield, Ill. Yours of today, asking that 350 men may be assigned to the 33rd Ilinois shall be attended to. You say "State gone over twent five thousand." Which way did it go? How stands the members of Congress? What Their names? A. Lincoln 43 Shg Ex man No. 25W Ric'd w/P Sent 7.55 By McK