Robert E. Lee

Joseph G. Totten

U.S. Mil. Academy West Point

Oct. 3 1854


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

CadetPage—Table Cover, Thread &c
    “SaundersDressing Gown & Slippers—which requests are recd for favbl consd.

I have the honour to be &c.

Signed/ R. E. Lee Br. Col:
Supt: Mil: Acady

Superintendent’s Daily Correspondence
United States Military Academy

Superintendent’s Letter Book No. 3, p. 139. Addressed “Genl: Jos: G. Totten Chief Engineer Washington City D.C.”