|Object Name||LETTER, ORIGINAL|
|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|