Surgeon General's Office
November 2nd, 1885
Maj, J. S. Billings, Surgeon, U.S.A.
Curator Army Medical Museum
I have to acknowledge the receipt of your letter of the 20th inst. forwarding two hundred and sixty (260) Esmarch's triangular bandages found in a storeroom at the Museum.
By order of the Surgeon General.
Chief Medical Purveyor,