<br /> Lee Letter: n1


Washington and Lee University
Robert E. Lee

Joseph G. Totten

U.S. Military Academy West Point. N.Y.

Sept: 27. 1852.

Sir.

Cadets Sharp & Venables request permission to receive articles of under clothing from their homes. Which is recommended for favorable consideration.

I am Very respectfully Yr. obedt. Servt.(Signed) R. E. Lee Bvt: Col:
Supt: Mil. Acady.

Superintendent’s Daily Correspondence
United States Military Academy

Superintendent’s Letter Book No. 2, p. 288. Addressed “Brig: Genrl: Jos: G. Totten Chief Engineer Washington D.C.”