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Object Name LETTER, COPY
Catalog Number REL-38
Collection CONFEDERATE MILITARY LEADERS COLLECTION
Date May 17, 1862
Scope & Content "Robert E. Lee to Brig. Gen. J. R. Anderson, May 17, 1862"

Physical Appearance: The letter is a copy of a copy of the original from Lee to Brig. Gen. J. R. Anderson, dated May 17, 1862. Lee informs Anderson that Union Gen. Shields has a force of around six thousand (6,000) men and is thought to be headed to Fredericksburg or Culpeper Court House, Virginia.
Creator Lee, Robert E., Gen.
Subjects CML LEE COLLECTION