Envelope:

Mr. A. L. Johnson,

            1202 F. Street, N. W.,

                        Washington, D.C.

 

Letter:

Lexington, VA,

22 Nov., 1884

Mr. A.L. Johnson,

Washington, DC

My Dear Sir:

            I have received your letter of the 19th inst.

            The steel watch-chain given to you by me, some years ago, belonged to, and was worn by, my father, the late Genl. R. E. Lee.

Very respectfully yrs,

G.W.C. Lee

 

Source: The Archives of the Robert E. Lee Memorial Foundation, Papers of the Lee Family, Box 4, M2009.434

Transcribed by Caitlin Connelly, 2016 May 26