Robert E. Lee

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

Jany. 19, 1855


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

CadetBeekman$15. to reduce his indebtedness at the Academy
    “ColbornUnderclothing & overshoes
    “Kurmieldo & gloves
    “Lazelldressing gown
    “MarmadukeUnderclothing & gloves

All of which is recommended for favourable consideration.

I have the honor to be &cSigned/ R. E. Lee Br. Col.
Supt. Mil. Acady.

Superintendent’s Daily Correspondence
United States Military Academy

Superintendent’s Letter Book No. 3, p. 178. Addressed “Genl: Jos: G. Totten Chief of Engineers Washington City D.C.”