Transcript for Dame, William H., to Brigham Young, 18 Sept. 1862 [telegram], in Brigham Young, Office Files 1832-1878, reel 59, box 45, fd. 24


Fort Laramie [September] 18th [1862]


Prest B Young

Capt [William Horne] Dame & [John Ray] Youngs train of sixty four 64 wagons just passing Laramie four 4 PM Sept 18th[.] twenty 20 oxen dead twenty 20 more old & poor[.] three 3 weeks rations of flour[.] health of camp good[.] two hundred thirty five 235 persons. Have you any word for us


Wm H Dame