Natchez April 11.


Genl R. E. Lee



                        Genl.  This will be handed you by my nephew William C. Conner, son of the late Mayor Conner.  Let me bespeak for him your kindness-

                                                With the highest regards

                                                I am Genl.  Very respectfully

                                                                        Your obt. servant

                                                                        Samuel P. Conner


Notation on reverse in General Lee’s handwriting:

Missipi  11Apl ‘66

Samuel P. Connor

Introducing his nephew

Wm C. Conner