Tangipaho Station

                                                            St. Helena Parish La

                                                                        March 15th 1866


Genl. R. E. Lee.


                                                Two of my Sisters are anxious to send their Sons to the Institute now under your charge – Will you do me the kindness to let me know if they can be entered?  I would also like to know the charges etc.

                                                            I am Very Respectfully

                                                                        Your obdt: sevt:

                                                                                    W. H. Kinnon


Notation on reverse in General Lee’s handwriting:


            15 Mar ‘66

Wm. H. Kinnon



Ansd 22 Mar ‘66