Robert E. Lee

F. Burt

U.S. Military Academy West Point

June 27. 1853.


I have received form the Treasurer of the United States a Treasury draft for $10.000 on account of Engineer Barracks.

Very respectfully Your obedt Servt(Signed) R E Lee Br. Col:
Supt. Mil: Acady.

Superintendent’s Daily Correspondence
United States Military Academy

Superintendent’s Letter Book No. 3, p. 36. Addressed “F. Burt Esq 3rd Auditor U.S. Washington City D.C.”