Robert E. Lee

Joseph G. Totten

U.S. Mil. Academy West Point

June 7, 1854


Cadets Carr & McMillan request permission to receive from their homes & deposit to their credit money to free themselves from debt at the Academy, which requests are 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. 109. Addressed “Genl. J. G. Totten Chief Engineer Washington City D.C.”