TACWM logo

Archive Record

  • Email This Page
  • Send Feedback
Object Name TELEGRAM
Catalog Number REL-137
Collection CONFEDERATE MILITARY LEADERS COLLECTION
Date September 29, 1864
Scope & Content "Robert E. Lee to Maj. Gen. [George E.] Pickett, September 29, 1864"

Physical Appearance: The telegram (autographed note signed) is from Lee to Maj. Gen. George E. Pickett, dated September 29, 1864. Lee instructs Pickett to watch the enemy's movement against Signal Hill, north of the James River, and to assist in its defense if necessary. (See "Official Reports," XLII, pt. 2, 1304.)
Creator Lee, Robert E., Gen.
Subjects CML LEE COLLECTION