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Sacramento. Nov 29 1861
His Excellency Abraham Lincoln Pres. U States
Permit me to introduce to your favorable regards my friend Mr C. P. Huntington who visits the national capital for the purpose of obtaining aid in the construction of the first and most difficult section of that work of national importance the Pacific Rail Road”. Mr Huntington is one of our wealthiest and most respected and influential citizens. I need hardly add the entire state of California will feel a deep interest in the success of his mission -
Your Obt Sevt
United States Military Telegraph
Received Feb. 25, 1862
From Sacramemto 24
To A. Lincoln
Should vacancy occur in the Office of the Circuit Judge for California myself and friends wish to be consulted about the appointment.
The following telegram received at Washington, 705 PM Sept 10
22 from San Francisco dated, September of 1863.
His Excellency A Lincoln
Will the President withhold the appointment of a District Judge for the territory of Nevada until the people of the territory may be heard. This is important
Leland Stanford Gov of Cal