Robert E. Lee

Joseph G. Totten

U.S. Mil. Academy West Point

Oct. 9 1854


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

CadetS. D. Beekman—Unif. Forage Cap & Clothing
    “FiskWinter Drawers
    “KenselUnderclothing, handkerchiefs, Unif. Collar & c.

All of which is recommended for favorable consideration.

I have the honour to be 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. . Addressed “Genl: Jos: G. Totten Chief Engineer Washington City D.C.”