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Object Name LETTER, COPY
Catalog Number REL-140
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