|Collection||CONFEDERATE MILITARY LEADERS COLLECTION|
|Date||March 8, 1860|
|Scope & Content||
Robert E. Lee to Col. S. Thomas, March 8, 1860
Physical Appearance: This letter is a photocopy of the original (autographed, signed) from Lee to Col. S. Thomas, dated March 8, 1860. Lee requests a new paymaster to be sent to San Antonio, Texas, to replace the deceased Maj. A. W. Gaines so that the troops at Forts Washington, Cobb, and Arbuckle (?) can received their pay.
Lee, Robert E.
Gaines, A. W.