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Object Name DOCUMENT, LEGAL
Catalog Number REL-54
Collection CONFEDERATE MILITARY LEADERS COLLECTION
Date December 29, 1862
Scope & Content "Robert E. Lee as Executor of George W. P. Custis' Estate -- Manumission, December 29, 1862"

Physical Appearance: The legal document is a typed copy of the original, dated December 29, 1862. Lee, as executor of his father-in-law, George W. P. Custis' estate, emancipates the slaves at Arlington.
Creator Lee, Robert E., Gen.
Subjects CML LEE COLLECTION