<br /> Lee Letter: w187

Washington and Lee University

Sender: Robert E. Lee to
Recipient: George W. Randolph

Dear Sir;

If you intend riding this afternoon, you will greatly oblige me if you can make it convenient to call by my Hd Qrs. I am desirous to see you, but find it out of my power to be absent long enough to visit you in Richmond.

Very respy Your obt servt

R E Lee

Hon: G. W. Randolph, Secty of War Richmond


R. E. Lee CollectionLeyburn Library

General Lee had taken command of the Army of Northern Virginia on 1 June 1862.