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Lee, Robert E. (Robert Edward), 1807-1870

 Person

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Dispatch from Robert E. Lee to John J. Clarke, 1862 May 8

 Item
Scope and Contents Dispatch remarks that "In prosecuting the work of obstructing James River you [John J. Clarke] are authorized to seize for the Confederate States any vessels in the river which you may need....".

Dispatch from Robert E. Lee to John J. Clarke, 1862 May 8

 Digital Image
Identifier: https://digitalcollections.vmi.edu/digital/collection/p15821coll11/id/4301

Francis M. Boykin Civil War papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0232
Scope and Contents The collection consists of eight Civil War papers, including two commission documents, extracts from orders, a letter from Governor John Letcher ordering Francis M. Boykin to proceed to Grafton, West Virginia and communicate with Colonel Thomas J. Jackson (Stonewall), and one letter bearing the signature of General Robert E. Lee.

Letter from Robert E. Lee to Francis M. Boykin, 1861 April 29

 Item
Scope and Contents Written from Richmond, Virginia. Letter orders Francis M. Boykin to muster into service volunteer companies and to take position near Grafton, West Virginia to protect the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad.

Letter from Robert E. Lee to Francis M. Boykin, 1861 April 29

 Digital Image
Identifier: https://digitalcollections.vmi.edu/digital/collection/p15821coll11/id/886