|Object Name||Document, Legal|
|Collection||CONFEDERATE MILITARY LEADERS COLLECTION|
|Date||December 29, 1862|
|Scope & Content||
Legal document: "Robert E. Lee as Executor of George W. P. Custis' Estate -- Manumission, December 29, 1862"
Physical Appearance: The legal document is the original, signed by Lee, 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.|
Lee, Robert E.
Custis, George Washington Parke
Executors & administrators