Robert E. Lee

E. W. Morgan

U.S. Mil. Academy West Point N.Y.

30 Oct.1854


I have received today your note of the 20th Inst.; & have the honour to state in reply that the 1st Vol. of Kent’s Commy. is still used as the text book in International & Constl. Law; & that it is procured from Messrs. A.S. Barnes & Co., 51 John Street New York.

Agreeably to your request I send you a copy of the Regns. of the Acady, & the last Register of the Officers & Cadets. It will at all times give me pleasure to send you anything we have, or do anything in my power to extend the usefulness of your Institute.

I remain with much respect 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. 146. Addressed “Col. E. W. Morgan Supt. Kenty. Mil. Institute Blue Lick Springs, Ky.”