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Object Name TELEGRAM
Catalog Number REL-111
Collection CONFEDERATE MILITARY LEADERS COLLECTION
Date August 11, 1864
Scope & Content "Robert E. Lee to Lt. Gen. J[ubal] A. Early, August 11, 1864"

Physical Appearance: The telegram (autographed note signed) is from Lee to Lt. Gen. Jubal A. Early, dated August 11, 1864. Lee announces Gen. Phil Sheridan's assumption of command of Union troops in the Valley. He also includes notification of cavalry reinforcements under Gen. Anderson. (See "Official Records," XLIII, pt. 1, 996.)
Creator Lee, Robert E., Gen.
Subjects CML LEE COLLECTION