Original.  Not in General Lee=s handwriting but signed by him.

 

Washington College Va

26th June 1869

 

Dear Sir

With pleasure I inform you of the action of the faculty commneding your son C. G. Lee for uniform regularity of attendance upon his duties & for steady improvemen in his studies during the past session

Very respectfully & c

 

R E Lee

 

Mr. S. Lee

Chatawa,

     Miss.

 

Note: Envelope containing this letter was sent to Mrs. S. Lee at Chatawa, Miss.