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Object Name TELEGRAM
Catalog Number REL-128
Collection CONFEDERATE MILITARY LEADERS COLLECTION
Date September 23, 1864
Scope & Content "Robert E. Lee to James A. Seddon, September 23, 1864"

Physical Appearance: The telegram (autographed note signed) is from Lee to Secretary of War James A. Seddon, dated September 23, 1864. Lee makes a brief report to Seddon regarding Gen. Early's defeat at Fisher's Hill in the Valley. (See Dowdey & Manarin, "Wartime Papers of R. E. Lee," 856.)
Creator Lee, Robert E., Gen.
Subjects CML LEE COLLECTION/Telegrams