Viewing page 5 of 263

Wilmington N.C.
Dec 17,1866

Brvt Brig. Gen Rutherford
Supt &c for Southern Dis" N. C. Bureau R.L & A.L

     Gen.
I respectfully request transportation from this place to Lumberton, Robeson Co. and return, on business for Freedmens' Schools.
Your very truly
S. S. Ashley, Supt.
Education Bureau R. F. & A. L. for Southern District N. C.

     I 
Please note that the language and terminology used in this collection reflects the context and culture of the time of its creation, and may include culturally sensitive information. As an historical document, its contents may be at odds with contemporary views and terminology. The information within this collection does not reflect the views of the Smithsonian Institution, but is available in its original form to facilitate research. For questions or comments regarding sensitive content, access, and use related to this collection, please contact transcribe@si.edu.