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Headquarter's, Assistant Commissioner,
Bureau Refugees, Freedmen and Abandoned Lands,
District of South Carolina,
Charleston, S.D., December 26th 1867.

Major General O.O. Howard
Commissioner B.RF & AL
Washington D.C.


I have the honor to request that Mr E.M. Stoeber, late Lieut. U.S.C.T. be appointed an Agent of this Bureau at a salary of $100.00/100 per month,, to take effect from the 27th of December 1867.

Mr Stoeber was on duty in the Bureau for nearly 18 months and is well qualified to act as an Agent.

I am, General
Very Respectfully
Your Obd't Servant
R K Scott
Bvt Major General 
Asst Commr So Ca
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