<br /> Lee Letter: g058

Washington and Lee University

Sender: Robert E. Lee
Recipient: Jefferson Davis

To His Excellency Jeffn. Davis

The wish expressed in your telegram of 22nd. has been anticipated. Surgn. Mitchell is now on leave to visit his mother.

R. E. Lee.

[Endorsed] DV. July 25th. 1863 Genl. R. E. Lee.


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

Printed in Douglas Southall Freeman, Lee’s Dispatches, Dispatch No. 58.