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Object Name LETTER, ORIGINAL
Catalog Number REL-6
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