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Object Name LETTER, ORIGINAL
Catalog Number CML-RHC.26
Collection CONFEDERATE MILITARY LEADERS COLLECTION
Date 1886
Scope & Content George Washington Custis Lee to Mrs. Laura Chilton Wise, February 23, 1886

Physical Appearance: February 23, 1886 - G[eorge] W[ashington] C[ustis] Lee at Lexington, V[irgini]a to Mrs. Laura [Mason] Chilton Wise, Richmond, V[irgini]a - G. W. C. Lee (son of Robert E. Lee) discusses the his father's prayer book given him by Laura Chilton [Wise] in December 1862. [This letter remains in the Lee Collection, Box 3.] A typed transcript of the letter is also located in the folder.
Archival History The letter from G. W. C. Lee to Laura Chilton Wise was originally part of the Robert Hall Chilton Collection, formerly located in the MC 3 C-189 files. It was transferred to the Lee Collection in July 1997.
People Wise, Laura Chilton
Subjects CML LEE COLLECTION