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Object Name LETTER, ORIGINAL
Catalog Number REL-5
Collection CONFEDERATE MILITARY LEADERS COLLECTION
Date April 14, 1854
Scope & Content "Robert E. Lee to Lavinia Heth Deas, April 14, 1854"

Physical Appearance: Robert E. Lee wrote this letter (autographed, signed) to his cousin Lavinia Heth Deas on April 14, 1854. Lee was Superintendent of West Point at the time and wrote her about the possible appointment of her son to the military academy.
Creator Lee, Robert E., Gen.
Subjects CML LEE COLLECTION/Deas-Lamb Collection