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Label
1747-1754
Inclusive dates
1747-1754
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Letterbook, 1747-1754, including outgoing business correspondence regarding Lee's tobacco trade. Includes correspondence to many of the leading tobacco merchants in England, such as the Alexanders and Hanburys. Letters discuss details of the shipment, prices, and fees involved. Also includes correspondence with Eton college, London, England, regarding his brothers' education
Member of
Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
Biographical or historical data
Philip Ludwell Lee, eldest son of Thomas Lee and Hannah Ludwell, was born in Westmoreland County, Virginia in 1727. He inherited Stratford Hall Plantation at the death of his father in 1750 and married Elizabeth Steptoe. Philip was a tobacco planter, member of the ruling Council of Virginia, and served in the county militia.
Cataloging source
Vi
Form designation
Letterbook
Label
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
16
Immediate source of acquisition
King, George H.S.
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
000499429
Reproduction note
Photostats (negative).
Type of unit
leaves.

Library Locations

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