<br /> Lee Letter: g103

Washington and Lee University

Sender: Robert E. Lee
Recipient: James A. Seddon

Hon J A Seddon, Secy of War,

I have arrived at this place with the head of Ewell’s Corps. Longstreet is close up. Hill I expect to come in on my right but have not heard from him since I left him last night. I have learned as yet nothing of the movements of the enemy East of the Mattaponi

(Signed) R E Lee Genl

[Endorsed] Han Junction 22d May, 64 R E Lee General Reports his arrival with Ewell’s Corps—Longstreet’s close up—Hill to come in on right—Nothing of the enemy East of the Mattaponi R B 844 Richd. May

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

Printed in Douglas Southall Freeman, Lee’s Dispatches, Dispatch No. 103.