June 1st /66
Robert E Lee,
My mother Mrs James B. Clay proposes placing my brother John and myself
at the college which has the honor having you as President.
you do me the favor of sending me a circular of the college, and greatly oblige
one who feels an honor to subscribe himself.
Your devoted friend and admirer
S. Address Harry Clay box 249
on reverse in General Lee’s handwriting:
I June ‘66