<br /> Lee Letter: a003

Washington and Lee University

Sender: Robert E. Lee
Recipient: Samuel Cooper

Colonel

I have had the honour to receive Genl orders No 4 from your office; & agreeably to par. 5, have reported to Col A. S. Johnston that my address will be Arlington Near Alexa Virga I am very respy

your Obt Servt

R E LEE
Lt Col &c

Notes:

Transcribed in Francis Raymond Adams, Jr., An Annotated Edition of the Personal Letters of Robert E. Lee, April, 1855 – April, 1861, pp. 6 – 7. Addressed to Cooper in “Washington City D.C.”