Robert E. Lee

Joseph G. Totten

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

25 Feby 1853.


Agreeably to the request contained in the Dept: letter of the 23rd Inst: I have the honor to enclose herewith, duplicates of my Statement of Funds expended during the month of January, and Estimate of Funds required for the present month. Please have the amounts of the later forwarded as early as possible.

I am very respectfully. Your obdt Servt(Signed) R. E. Lee Bvt Col:
Supt: Mil: Acady.

Superintendent’s Daily Correspondence
United States Military Academy

Superintendent’s Letter Book No. 3, p. 3. Addressed “Genl: Jos: G. Totten Chief Engineer Washington DC.”