Letter from Robert E. Lee to Gen. Braxton Bragg, 1864

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Robert E. Lee, commander of the Army of Northern Virginia for the Confederate States wrote to General Braxton Bragg in Richmond asking him to consider reforming the conscript service and to enforce the conscript laws.

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  • Title: Letter from Robert E. Lee to Gen. Braxton Bragg, 1864
  • Creator: Robert E. Lee
  • Creation Date: 1864-08-16
  • Subject Date: 1864
  • Locations:
    • WV
    • Richmond, VA
  • Media: Ink on paper
  • Local Code: Coll. 420, Box 39/26
  • Collection: John S. H. Fogg autograph collection
  • Object Type: Text

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