<br /> Lee Letter: g089

Washington and Lee University

Sender: Robert E. Lee
Recipient: Jefferson Davis

His Excellency Jefferson Davis

Should the enemy remain quiet this week and the weather good, will it be convenient for you to visit this army.

(signed) R. E. Lee Genl

[Endorsed] Genl R E Lee Orange C.H. April 24 1864 Telegram in cypher

Notes:

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

Printed in Douglas Southall Freeman, Lee’s Dispatches, Dispatch No. 89.