Robert E. Lee

F. Burt

U.S. Military Academy West Point. NY.

July 1. 1853


I have received Treasury drafts as follows from the Treasurer of the U.S. viz:

One for Twenty five hundred dollars on Acct: of Warming buildings &c
One for Twenty seven, hundred & twenty four 12/100 dollars on Account of Expenses of Board of Visitors.

Very respectfully Sir 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. 37. Addressed “F. Burt Esq 3rd. Auditor U.S. Washington City D.C.”