|Object Name||ORDERS, MILITARY|
|Collection||CONFEDERATE MILITARY LEADERS COLLECTION|
|Date||April 9, 1865|
|Scope & Content||
"Special Order No. __, April 9, 1865"
Physical Appearance: The document is a photographic copy of the original Special Order No. __, dated April 9, 1865, from Lee to Generals Longstreet, Gordon, and W. N. Pendleton. Lee directs these generals to carry out stipulations in Lee's surrender of the Army of the Northern Virginia to Gen. U. S. Grant. (See Dowdy & Manarin, "Wartime Papers of R. E. Lee," 934.)
|Creator||Lee, Robert E., Gen.|
|Subjects||CML LEE COLLECTION|