Robert E. Lee

Joseph G. Totten

U.S. Mil. Academy West Point

19 Jany. 1854


The following named Cadets request permission to receive from their friends the articles set opposite their names respectively, viz:

    “Snyder—$35 to reduce his indebtedness at the Acady
    “F. J. LeeUnderclothing, table cover, Dictionary &C.
    “E.R. WarnerUnderclothing, Stationery, pr skates &C.
    “S. B. WarrenComforter & Envelopes

All of which is recommended for favorable consideration.

I remain Very resply. Yr. obt Srvt.Signed/ R. E. Lee Br. Col:
Supt: Mil: Acady

Superintendent’s Daily Correspondence
United States Military Academy

Superintendent’s Letter Book No. 3, p. 86. Addressed “Genl. J. G. Totten Chief Engineer Washington City D.C.”