<br /> Lee Letter: w176

Washington and Lee University

Sender: Robert E. Lee
Recipient: William J. Clarke


Please send me a report of all the Sick of Genl Floyds brigade left in this camp. I have ordered all the regimental wagons of the Wise Legion to carry the sick to the Blue Sulphur –

Please let me see you & Col Venable if here

Very respy

R E Lee Genl Commdg


R. E. Lee CollectionLeyburn Library

Someone wrote on the letter the following note: “Given to Mr. James Fitzpatrick by Zenella wife of Col William J. Clarke 24th at CG’s to whom the above note is addressed. Is the address “Hd. Qr: Sewell Mt.” Lee or Clarke’s address?”