|Collection||CONFEDERATE MILITARY LEADERS COLLECTION|
|Date||May 12, 1855|
|Scope & Content||
Robert E. Lee to Col. Samuel Cooper, May 12, 1855
Physical Appearance: The letter is a photocopy of the original (autographed, signed), dated May 12, 1855, from Lee to Col. Samuel Cooper. Lee requests $700 to be sent to Capt. Palmer of the 2nd Cavalry to aid in further recruiting for the unit.
|Creator||Lee, Robert E., Gen.|
Lee, Robert E.
Recruiting & enlistment