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Object Name Letter
Catalog Number 1982.024.00004
Date October 29, 1864
Scope & Content Robert E. Lee to Major General Wade Hampton, October 29, 1864

Physical Appearance: October 29, 1864 - R[obert] E[dward] Lee at Chaffin's [Virginia], to "My dear Gen[era]l" [Wade Hampton] - Expresses condolences upon death of Hampton's son, Thomas Preston Hampton. Signed "R. E. Lee" 1 page, laminated and inserted into acid free cover. Marks: "Genl R E Lee" on reverse. A photostat of the letter is also available in the folder.
Archival History This letter was formerly located in the Mss1 - Ha 001 files.
People Hampton, Wade
Lee, Robert E.
Hampton, Thomas P.
Subjects Death
Grief