|Date||January 4, 1863|
|Scope & Content||
Letter from Lieutenant General Leonidas Polk to Colonel Benjamin S. Ewell requesting Departmental Papers, January 4, 1863.
Physical Appearance: January 4, 1863 - L[eonidas] Polk at Meridian, Miss[issippi], to Col[onel] Benjamin S. Ewell, A[ssistant] A[djutant] Gen[era]l - Requests copies of official papers relating to his department be sent to him. Asks for general and special orders, telegrams, letters, and sketches of regiment. Signed, "L. Polk" L[ieutenan]t Gen[era]l, Com[man]d[in]g. <
Note: Discrepancy in year (1863 or 1864?)
|Archival History||Lt. Gen. Polk's letter to Col. Benjamin Ewell was formerly located in the MC 3 Tennessee Room files.|
Ewell, Benjamin Stoddert