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Object Name TELEGRAM
Catalog Number REL-121
Collection CONFEDERATE MILITARY LEADERS COLLECTION
Date September 17, 1864
Scope & Content "Robert E. Lee to President Jefferson Davis, September 17, 1864"

Physical Appearance: The telegram (official copy) is from Lee to President Jefferson Davis, dated September 17, 1864. Lee refers to the presumed location of Pvt. Swittell of the 4th North Carolina State Troops. (See Southern Historical Society Papers 8, 332.)
Creator Lee, Robert E., Gen.
People Swittell, W. B.
Subjects CML LEE COLLECTION
Deserters, Military