|Collection||CONFEDERATE MILITARY LEADERS COLLECTION|
|Date||August 14, 1864|
|Scope & Content||
"Robert E. Lee to Maj. Gen. C[harles] W. Field, August 14, 1864"
Physical Appearance: The telegram (autographed note signed) is from Lee to Maj. Gen. Charles W. Field, dated August 14, 1864. Lee tells Field of the "character" of the enemy force advancing against his left. (See "Official Records," XLII, pt. 2, 1176; Dowdey & Manarin, "Wartime Papers of R. E. Lee," 835.)
|Creator||Lee, Robert E., Gen.|
|Subjects||CML LEE COLLECTION|