Richmond Feby 2nd 1866


Genl R. E. Lee

President of Washington College


Dear Sir

I have received requests form a good many friends in the Southern States to Asend them Circulars@ of Washington College@; & not knowing where to obtain them, I take the liberty of addressing you on the subject, please inform me where they can be obtained or send a few copys(sic), by do doing you will confer a great favor on your

Obt Servant

J. Temple

             Box 400




Notation on reverse in General Lee=s handwriting:

2 Feby >66

J. Temple



Ansd 6 Feby