|Object Name||LETTER, ORIGINAL|
|Collection||CONFEDERATE MILITARY LEADERS COLLECTION|
|Scope & Content||
Mary Custis Lee to Miss Laura Mason Chilton, November 15, 1869
Physical Appearance: November 15, 1869 - Mary Custis Lee (Mrs. Robert E. Lee) in Lexington, V[irgini]a to Miss Laura [Mason] Chilton - Mrs. Lee sends congratulations on Miss Chilton's approaching marriage [to Peyton Wise]. Signed by Mrs. Lee. The envelope is also included with the letter. [This letter remains in the Lee Collection, Box 3.] A typed transcript of the letter is located in a separate folder of Box 3.
|Archival History||This letter from Mrs. R. E. Lee to Laura Chilton [Wise] was originally part of the Robert Hall Chilton Collection, formerly located in the MC 3 C-189 files. It was transferred to the Lee Collection in July 1997.|
Wise, Laura Chilton
|Subjects||CML LEE COLLECTION --CML CHILTON COLLECTION|