|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|