Robert E. Lee

Joseph G. Totten

U.S. Mil. Acady.

18 March 1854


Cadet Whistler requests permission to receive some articles of underclothing—and Cadet Sullivan Twenty dollars to reduce his indebtedness—both requests are recommended for favorable consideration.

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

Superintendent’s Daily Correspondence
United States Military Academy

Superintendent’s Letter Book No. 3, p. 97. Addressed “Genl: Jos: G. Totten Chief Engineer Washington City D.C.”