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A.515.R.F.&A.L.Va.2 Vol,S867

Bureau R.F. And A.L. 
Head Quarters 5th Sub-Dist Va
Fort. Monroe Va July 15th. 1867

Armstrong S.C.

Requests authority to build six (6) School Houses on the Eastern Shore of Va. guarantees that the land will be supplied by purchase or rent.  He has the assurance of Prof. Whipple that teachers will be furnished.  There would be an average of 50 scholars to each school.  The average cost of each building complete would be about 500$.

[[seal]] Bureau of R.F. & A. L. State of Virginia 
July 15
1867 [[/seal]]

Refer to [[?]]

Bureau Refugees, Freedmen and A. Lands
Head Qrs Asst. Com. [[??]]
Richmond, Va. July 16th 1867.

Respectfully referred to Revd R.M. Manly, Supt Education for recommendation.

O [[??]]
Bvt Brig Genl Vols
Asst Comr

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