|Object Name||LETTER, ORIGINAL|
|Collection||CONFEDERATE MILITARY LEADERS COLLECTION|
|Date||August 5, 1854|
|Scope & Content||
"Robert E. Lee to Capt. J[ames] F. Gilmer, August 5, 1854"
Physical Appearance: Robert E. Lee wrote this letter (autographed, signed) to Capt. James F. Gilmer on August 5, 1854. Lee was Superintendent of the United States Military Academy at West Point at the time. He discusses family news and his recent trip to White Sulphur Springs, Virginia.
|Creator||Lee, Robert E., Gen.|
|Subjects||CML LEE COLLECTION|