<br /> Lee Letter: g025

Washington and Lee University

Sender: Robert E. Lee
Recipient: Jefferson Davis

To Presdt Jeffn Davis

I believe a portion of McClellans army has Joined Pope expedite the advance of our troops

R. E. Lee

[Endorsed] 16 Coll 64 Recd Aug 26 Jefferson, Va Augt 25, 1862 Gen. R. E. Lee. In reference to McClellans army

Notes:

W. J. De Renne CollectionWormsloe, Chatham County, Georgia (1914)

Printed in Douglas Southall Freeman, Lee’s Dispatches, Dispatch No. 25.