<br /> Lee Letter: g140

Washington and Lee University

Sender: Robert E. Lee
Recipient: Jefferson Davis

To His Excellency, Jeffn. Davis,

I left Lt. Col. Williams’ engineer, in charge of battery at Howletts. He should have been there. I will order an officer there to-night.

R. E. Lee

[Endorsed] 24/480 Telegram Genl. Lee Petersburg June 21/64. June 22/64.

Notes:

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

Printed in Douglas Southall Freeman, Lee’s Dispatches, Dispatch No. 140.