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Object Name ORDERS, MILITARY
Catalog Number REL-151
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