Correspondence to Commanding Officer Carrollton from Frederic Speed
HEADQUARTERS SOUTHERN DIVISION OF LOUISIANA,
New Orleans, La., February 17, 1865.
COMMANDING OFFICER CARROLLTON:
Send Twentieth U.S. Colored Infantry to this city to relieve the Seventy-seventh Illinois Volunteers. They will encamp until Wood"s Press is vacated. They will march down.
By order of Brigadier-General Sherman: