|Object Name||LETTER, COPY|
|Collection||CONFEDERATE MILITARY LEADERS COLLECTION|
|Date||November 14, 1864|
|Scope & Content||
"Robert E. Lee to Mr. Shippen, November 14, 1864"
Physical Appearance: The letter is a photocopy of the original (autographed, signed) from Lee to a Mr. Shippen, dated November 14, 1864. Lee politely declines Mr. Shippen's offer to allow Lee to stay at "Violet Bank," a house in Colonial Heights, Virginia, during the winter of 1864-1865.
|Creator||Lee, Robert E., Gen.|
|Subjects||CML LEE COLLECTION|