Robert E. Lee

John S. Gallaher

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

Nov. 12. 1852.


I have received from the Treasurer of the United States a Treasury draft for Three thousand dollars, on account of the Current & Ordinary Expense of the U.S. Mily. Acady.

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

Superintendent’s Daily Correspondence
United States Military Academy

Superintendent’s Letter Book No. 2, p. 298. Addressed “John S. Gallaher Esq 3rd. Auditor U.S. Washington. D.C.”