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ADJUTANT-GENERAL'S OFFICE,

Washington, December 11, 1861.

GOVERNOR OF STATE OF OHIO:

How many regiments have you not provided with arms; and how many to take the field, except their arms?

L. THOMAS,

Adjutant-General.

(The same to Governors of Iowa, Illinois, Michigan, Wisconsin, Minnesota, and Indiana.)

ADJUTANT-GENERAL'S OFFICE,

Washington, December 11, 1861.

His Excellency Governor WASHBURN,

Augusta, Me.:

It is desired that the cavalry regiment from Maine should go to Annapolis. Please so order.

L. THOMAS,

Adjutant-General.

ADJUTANT-GENERAL'S OFFICE,

Washington, December 11, 1861.

His Excellency Governor ANDREW,

Boston, Mass.:

Please order the Massachusetts regiment of cavalry to Annapolis, Md.

L. THOMAS,

Adjutant-General.

ADJUTANT-GENERAL'S OFFICE,

Washington, December 11, 1861.

His Excellency E. D. MORGAN,

Governor of New York, Albany, N. Y.:

Please order the cavalry regiments from New York to go to York, Pa.

L. THOMAS,

Adjutant-General.

WAR DEPARTMENT,

Washington City, December 11, 1861.

Honorable A. G. CURTIN,

Governor of Pennsylvania:

The telegraphic order of December 9 is explicit. I gave no verbal order, but called at your department to confer with you in regard to military matters, and regret that I did not see you. If General McCalla [McAllen?] cannot speedily complete his organization, the companies enrolled should be sued to fill out other organizations. You will please arrange this matter.

SIMON CAMERON,

Secretary of War.

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