Robert E. Lee

Joseph G. Totten

U.S. Mil. Academy West Point

June 30, 1854


I have the honour to acknowledge receipt of the dept. letter of the 28th Inst. containing the decision of the Dept. on the Board bill of the Board of Visitors.

Please cause the accounts frwd. With my letter of the 21st Inst. to be returned to me that I may endeavour to settle the same.—

I am 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. 115. Addressed “Genl. J. G. Totten Chief Engineer Washington City D.C.”