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Samuel Phillips Lee Telegram Drafts to Generals Peck and Butler [manuscript] 1863 April 14 and December 4.

Lee, Samuel Phillips
Format
Manuscript/Archive
Language
English
Variant Title
Samuel Phillips Lee telegram drafts
Summary
In a draft of a telegram, 1863 April 11, Lee informs Peck that four requested gunboats for the Nansemond are coming and he will send them as far as they can go. In addition the tugboat "Alert" is being repaired, he has sent for rifle screening, and hopes to increase the force in the river.
In a draft of a teleghram, 1863 December 4, Lee informs Butler that a sighted ship is the French man-of-war "Grenade."
Description
2 items.
Cite as
Samuel Phillips Lee telegraph drafts, 1863, Accession #4992, Special Collections, University of Virginia Library, Charlottesville, Va.; 1955 February 8.
Notes
Letters in clerks' hands; signed by Lee.
Technical Details
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    a| In a draft of a teleghram, 1863 December 4, Lee informs Butler that a sighted ship is the French man-of-war "Grenade."
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    a| Nansemond River (Va.) x| History y| Civil War, 1861-1865.
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    a| Butler, Benjamin F. q| (Benjamin Franklin), d| 1818-1893 e| recipient.
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    a| Peck, John J. q| (John James), d| 1821-1878, e| recipient.
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