Robert E. Lee

Samuel Casey

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

March 12, 1855


I have received the following Treasury Draft payable to my order by the Asst: Treas. U.S. New York—No. 8089 on War Warrant No. 4471 for $5000.

Your obedient servantSigned/ R. E. Lee Br. Col.
Supt. Mil. Acady.

Superintendent’s Daily Correspondence
United States Military Academy

Superintendent’s Letter Book No. 3, p. 190. Addressed “Samuel Casey Esq. Treasurer, United States Washington City, D.C.”