<br /> Lee Letter: g066

Washington and Lee University

Sender: Robert E. Lee
Recipient: Samuel Cooper

To Genl. S. Cooper

On application of Genl. Sam Jones, I have directed Jenkins and Wharton’s Brigades to report to him.

R. E. Lee

[Endorsed] Official copy of Telegram received and respt. submitted to the President. Jno. Withers Asst. Adjt. Genl. Augt. 24 1863. Genl. R. E. Lee Orange C. H.

Notes:

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

Printed in Douglas Southall Freeman, Lee’s Dispatches, Dispatch No. 66.