Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Gen. Lee” in article 1 of The Daily Dispatch: May 17, 1864., [Electronic resource]:
...g the line of the Ni river, his main force being apparently east of that stream. (Signed) R. E. Lee.
The line of the Ni river is said to afford a very strong position, but we rely upon Gen. Lee to take a stronger one.
The following private dispatch from Mayor Slaughter, of Fredericksburg, was received yesterday morning:
Guiney's Station, May 16, 1864.
The Yankees advan...
† This entity has been selected by the automated classifier as the most likely match in this context. It may or may not be the correct match.