U.S. Mil. Academy West Point. 4 Oct. 1852.
I have the honor to enclose, herewith, a copy of a letter recd. direct from the Secy. of War & my acknowledgement of the same, & to ask that the letter be submitted to him.
I am very respy. Your obedt Servt
R E Lee Bvt: Col: Supt: Mil: Acady.
Source: Superintendent's Daily Correspondence United States Military Academy, Superintendent's Letter Book No. 2, p. 290. Addressed “Gen. Jos: G. Totten Chief Engineer Washington City D.C.”
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