|Collection||CONFEDERATE MILITARY LEADERS COLLECTION|
|Date||August 10, 1864|
|Scope & Content||
"Robert E. Lee to Lt. Gen. R[ichard] S. Ewell, August 10, 1864"
Physical Appearance: The telegram (autographed note signed) is from Lee to Lt. Gen. Richard S. Ewell, dated August 10, 1864. Lee suggests to Ewell the possibility of an artillery and infantry attack against the Federal marines at Dutch Gap. (See "Official Records," XLII, pt. 2, 1169; Dowdey & Manarin, "Wartime Papers of R. E. Lee," 831.)
|Creator||Lee, Robert E., Gen.|
|Subjects||CML LEE COLLECTION|