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Object Name LETTER, ORIGINAL
Catalog Number JSM-41
Collection CONFEDERATE MILITARY LEADERS COLLECTION
Date September 14, 1894
Scope & Content John S. Mosby to Dr. Aristides Monteiro, September 14, 1894

Physical Appearance: In this autographed letter signed, dated September 14, 1894, Mosby writes to Dr. Monteiro concerning Mosby's low expectations for a book by Fitzhugh Lee - - "never . . . a friend of mine" and their disagreement over whether R. E. Lee headed to Gettysburg looking for a fight. Mosby is particularly livid over an editorial blaming Longstreet for the Pennsylvania disaster. (See "Letters of J. S. Mosby," pp. 71-72.)
Creator Mosby, John S., Col.
Subjects CML MOSBY COLLECTION