Robert E. Lee

Joseph G. Totten

U.S. Mil. Academy West Point

Dec. 6 1854


Cadets Vinton & Cushing each request permission to receive some articles of underclothing &c from their friends. Which requests are 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. 154. Addressed “Genl: Jos: G. Totten Chief Engineer Washington City D.C.”