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Object Name LETTER, COPY
Catalog Number REL-76
Collection CONFEDERATE MILITARY LEADERS COLLECTION
Date February 20, 1864
Scope & Content "Robert E. Lee to Charles Carter Lee, February 20, 1864"

Physical Appearance: The letter is a photocopy of the original (autographed, signed), dated February 20, 1864, from Lee to his brother Charles Carter Lee. Lee discusses the problems of supply and how his brother can help encourage farmers to produce "grain, hay, and bacon" for the army. Lee also grieves over the death of Charlotte Wickham Lee, his son Rooney's wife. Note: This document may NOT be photocopied.
Creator Lee, Robert E., Gen.
Subjects CML LEE COLLECTION