GEN. R. E. LEE,
COMD.G C. S. A.
Your note of this date is but this moment, 11.50 a. m. rec’d.
in consequence of my having passed from the Richmond and
Lynchburg road to the Farmersville & Lynchburg road. I am at
this writing about four miles West of Walker’s Church and will push forward to the front for the purpose of meeting you. Notice
sent to me on this road where you wish the interview to take place
will meet me.
your obt. svt
U. S. GRANT
The Papers of U.S. Grant, vol. 14, p. 372-3