|Object Name||LETTER, COPY|
|Collection||CONFEDERATE MILITARY LEADERS COLLECTION|
|Date||August 12, 1864|
|Scope & Content||
"Robert E. Lee to Charles Carter Lee, August 12, 1864"
Physical Appearance: The letter is a photocopy of the original (autographed letter signed) from Lee to Charles Carter Lee, dated August 12, 1864. Most of the letter concerns the action around Petersburg. Lee includes a description of Grant's efforts at Dutch Gap and Federal entrenching around the city. This letter may NOT be photocopied.
|Creator||Lee, Robert E., Gen.|
|Subjects||CML LEE COLLECTION|