P. O. Burke, Va.
10 Augt., 1905.
My Dear Madam:-
My compliance with your request of the 5th inst. I send you herein an autograph of my father. It is the best one for your purpose that I have been able to find.
With every good wish for yourself and grand-daughter, I am, very truly yrs.,
Source: The Archives of the Robert E. Lee Memorial Foundation, Papers of the Lee Family, Box 5, M2009.487, Jessie Ball duPont Library, Stratford Hall
Transcribed by Colin Woodward, 2015 November 30
 Eliza Preston Benton “Lillie” McDowell Wolff (1840-1923).