29 Novr 91
Dear Colo Taylor,
I have twice found the extract of the order about which I wrote you. It reads
Army Northern Va
Ar VII. The remnant of Pickett’s Division of 1st Corps is temporarily attached to Mahones Division of Longstreets Corps.
W. H. Taylor
A. A. general
Maj Genl Mahone
“I thought you would like to know of the actual existance of the order, which I received on the 8th april 65.
Colo W. H. Taylor
Source: The Archives of the Robert E. Lee Memorial Foundation, Papers of the Lee Family, Box 8, M2009.446
Transcribed by Caitlin Connelly, 2016 July 21