HdQrs June 17th

3 P.M. Upperville [VA]

Major

            Yours of to-day is received. I will wait here for the General or very near here. Stuart reports the enemy gave towards centreville & Manassas. A Courier just in reports Genl Buford’s Cavalry in Thuroughfare Gap moving on Gen Stuart is at Aldie and will soon start to meet him I presume

Mt Respect[full]y
J Longstreet

Lt General

Maj. WH. Taylor

            A.A.G.

 

Source: The Archives of the Robert E. Lee Memorial Foundation, Papers of the Lee Family, Box 8, M2009.302

Transcribed by Caitlin Connelly, 2016 July 13