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Object Name LETTER, ORIGINAL
Catalog Number REL-136
Collection CONFEDERATE MILITARY LEADERS COLLECTION
Date September 29, 1864
Scope & Content "Robert E. Lee to Capt. [John K.] Mitchell, September 29, 1864"

Physical Appearance: The letter (autographed note signed) is from Lee to Capt. John K. Mitchell, dated September 29, 1864. Lee directs Capt. Mitchell of the Confederate States Navy to fire on enemy troops moving against Signal Hill, east of Chaffin's Bluff.
Creator Lee, Robert E., Gen.
Subjects CML LEE COLLECTION