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Object Name Letter
Catalog Number REL-9
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.
People Lee, Robert E.
Thomas, S.
Gaines, A. W.
Subjects Pay
Dead persons
Military personnel
Military leadership