From the National Archives, RG 109, Ch.
6, Vol. 707-709; “Letters Received and Sent, Chimborazo
Hospital. 1861-64.” 3 Vols: Vol. 708, p. 113
Confederate States of America,
April 20, 1863
Your remarks of the 16th
inst, in reply to a letter from this office dated April 11th
explanatory of the purchase of an ambulance for $250.00 out of the Hospital
Fund, has been received. And in reply I desire to state that the explanation is
perfectly satisfactory, and that the amount will be placed to the credit of the
Your Obdt Servt
C. S. A.
Surg. J. B. McCaw