Open letter from president and directors of Raleigh and Gaston Rail-Road Company to general assembly of North Carolina, updating progress on construction of railroad from the Roanoke River to the city of Raleigh, and asking for more money to allow for completion. Discusses the necessity of this rail connection to the growth and development of Raleigh as the state capital. Signed at end D. Cameron, W. Boylan, C. Manly, Jos. W. Hawkins. 1838.