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Object Name LETTER, ORIGINAL
Catalog Number CML-RHC.17
Collection CONFEDERATE MILITARY LEADERS COLLECTION
Date 1866
Scope & Content Robert Edward Lee to Miss Laura Mason Chilton, November 28, 1866

Physical Appearance: November 28, 1866 - R[obert] E[dward] Lee at Lexington, V[irgini]a to Miss Laura M[ason] Chilton - Lee expresses joy at receiving photographs from her. He later mentions the photograph he has sent her of him dressed in "academic garb." Signed by Lee. [This letter remains in the Lee Collection, Box 2.]
Archival History This letter from 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 --CML CHILTON COLLECTION