The Resource Item L-61 is missing

Item L-61 is missing

Label
1834-1884
Inclusive dates
1834-1884
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Language
eng
Summary
Papers, 1834-1884, of Robert E. Lee (1807-1870) of Alexandria and Rockbridge Counties, Virginia, consisting of his correspondence coverning personal, business, and military matters. The early correspondence, 1834-1853, deals with Lee's service in the Army Corps of Engineers; 1852-1855 correspondence covers Lee's term as the commandant of the United States Military Academy at West Point, New York; 1855-1861 correspondence covers his service as colonel of the 2nd U.S. cavalry regiment in Texas; 1861-1865 correspondence deals with Lee's service in the army of Confederate States of America; and 1865-1870 correspondence covers his presidency of Washington College (now Washington and Lee University) in Lexington, Virginia. There are two miscellaneous items: one, a letter from George Washington Custis Lee (1832-1913), president of Washington and Lee University, and two, a letter from Joseph E. Johnston (1807-1891)
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Biographical or historical data
Lee's correspondence encompasses the years he served in the Confederate Army and, following that, his appointment as president of Washington College (now Washington and Lee University) in Lexington, Virginia.
Cataloging source
Vi
Form designation
Papers
Location of originals duplicates
Originals are located in the library, Washington and Lee University, Lexington, Virginia.
Label
Item L-61 is missing
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Item L-61 is missing
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
283
Immediate source of acquisition
  • Washington and Lee University
  • Washington and Lee University
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000488938
Reproduction note
Photostats (positive and negative).
Type of unit
leaves.

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