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Object Name LETTER, ORIGINAL
Catalog Number CML-FL.5dp1
Collection CONFEDERATE MILITARY LEADERS COLLECTION
Date 1864
Scope & Content Major Henry Brainerd McClellan to Major General Fitzhugh Lee, July 13, 1864

Physical Appearance: July 13, 1864 - H[enry] B[rainerd] McClellan at H[ea]d Q[uarte]rs Army [of] N[orthern] V[irgini]a to Maj[or] Gen[eral] Fitz Lee, Com[man]d[in]g Cav[alry] &c. &c. - Sends Lee instructions to return promptly to headquarters and upon their arrival, to detail men to procure fresh horses. (Signed) H. B. McClellan A[ssistant] A[djutant] G[eneral] "Official" copy, Signed "R. Metaine" Capt[ain] & AAG. 1 page.
Archival History A first cousin of Union Gen. George B. McClellan, Henry Brainerd McClellan served as a Maj. and Assistant Adjutant General to Stuart. [***Cross reference with CML Stuart Collection]. The letter was formerly located in the MC 1 files.
People Lee, Fitzhugh