26th Wisconsin Correspondence, 9/13/1864

                                                                                                    Atlanta, Ga. Sept. 13/64
                                                                                                    To the Adjutant Gen.
                                                                                                    State of Wisconsin


        This is to certify that Daniel Taube is a Corporal in my Comp. F, 26th Wis. Vols. that he is now sick in Dennison, U.S. Hospital, Ohio, and has not received pay since Dec. 31st, 1864 (note: must be misprint should be 1863). That his wife Dorthea Taube and five children are now being in destitute circumstances she not having received the promised State money since the first day of January. I would kindly ask you to see that the family be relieved at once to which they certainly have a right. D. Taube always having been and excellent soldiers and wounded twice in battle.

I am Very Respectfully Yours,

                                                                                                    Wm. Steinmeyer
                                                                                                        Captain Comp. F 26th Wis. Vol.

Wisconsin Historical Society, 1200 Series, Box 128, Correspondence 1864