Viewing page 5 of 236

Southern Famine Relief Commission,
New York, June 8th 1867.

ARCHIBALD RUSSELL, President, Address, No. 61 Broadway,
EDWARD BRIGHT, Cor. Sec., Address, No. 39 Park Row,
FRED. LAW OLMSTED, Rec. Sec., Address, No. 110 Broadway.
JAS. M. BROWN, Treas., Mess. Brown Bros. & Co., 59 Wall St.
JOHN BOWNE, Gen. Agent, Address. No. 61 Broadway.

Col. C. C. Sibley,
Macon, Ga.


In writing you yesterday of the shipment of corn by the Purveyor I should have mentioned that the people of Georgia are indebted to the liberality of the citizens of San Francisco, for this additional lot of corn. Had it not been for their generous contribution to our Treasury we should not have had the means to freight the Purveyor.

Very Truly Yours,
Edw Bright Cor Sec

J Whitehead

make copy for [[?]]

Transcription Notes:
Changed ditto marks to text.

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 As an historical document, its contents may be at odds with contemporary views and terminology.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