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Object Name TELEGRAM
Catalog Number REL-93
Collection CONFEDERATE MILITARY LEADERS COLLECTION
Date June 16,1864
Scope & Content "Robert E. Lee to Gen. P. G. T. Beauregard, June 16, 1864"

Physical Appearance: The telegram (autographed note signed) is from Lee to Gen. P. G. T. Beauregard, dated June 16, 1864. Lee suggests to Beauregard a reason for the Union transports moving on the James River. Lee also asks Beauregard if Grant has been seen crossing the river. (See "Official Reports," XL, pt. 2, 659; Dowdey & Manarin, "Wartime Papers of R. E. Lee, 785.)
Creator Lee, Robert E., Gen.
Subjects CML LEE COLLECTION