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Object Name LETTER, ORIGINAL
Catalog Number MS-19030624.8
Collection CONFEDERATE MILITARY LEADERS COLLECTION
Date 1899
Scope & Content Arthur Fremantle to Gilbert Moxley Sorrel, July 27, 1899

Physical Appearance: July 27, 1899 - Arthur Fremantle at RDS Castle, Cowes, [England], to "My dear Gen[era]l [Gilbert Moxley] Sorrel" - Acknowledges receipt of Sorrel's letter from Windermere. Sends two photographs of himself. Does not think Sorrel will recognize the person that he knew from 1863. Mentions Sorrel's health and the possibility of seeing Latrobe. Requests that Sorrel write and hopes to see him if he should get to London. Signed, "Arthur Fremantle" 4 pp. A photocopy of the front and back of a photograph of Fremantle as General and Governor of Malta, ca. July 1899, is also available in the folder.
Archival History Fremantle's letter to Sorrel was formerly located in the MC 3 Georgia Room (Leaf / Sorrel Memorial). The photograph of Fremantle has been transferred to the Photograph Collection.
People Sorrel, Gilbert Moxley
Subjects CML G. MOXLEY SORREL