Both Wells and his opponents were willing to see Johnson reestablish a provisional government. ... interfere if they deemed it necessary, unless the Provisional Governor could show special instructions from the President.2 The organization of any State- troops, ... Permit me to refer to one sentence in your despatch of Aug.
|Title||:||Advice After Appomattox|
|Author||:||Brooks D. Simpson, LeRoy P. Graf, John Muldowny|
|Publisher||:||Univ. of Tennessee Press - 1987|