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Object Name LETTER, COPY
Catalog Number REL-90
Collection CONFEDERATE MILITARY LEADERS COLLECTION
Date June 1864
Scope & Content "Robert E. Lee to Mrs. Louis (Lewis) D. Crenshaw, June 1864"

Physical Appearance: The letter is a photocopy of the transcript of the original, dated June 1864, from Lee to Mrs. Louis (Lewis) D. Crenshaw at Camp 3. Lee thanks her for the bread received. (The City of Richmond purchased the Crenshaw house at 12th & Clay Streets in 1861. The house served as the Confederate White House during the war and as the Confederate Museum from 1896 to 1976.
Creator Lee, Robert E., Gen.
People Lee, Robert E.
Crenshaw, Lewis D., Mrs.
Subjects CML LEE COLLECTION
bread
Food