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Henry Heth Papers: Invitation to a "Commemoration on the Death of Washington to be held at the Lafayette Opera Room"
Physical Appearance: [n. y.] - Engraved Invitation from the George Washington Memorial Association to a "Commemoration on the Death of Washington to be held at the Lafayette Opera Room" on December 14 at 8:15 P. M.
|Archival History||Formerly located in the MC 3 H-481e files. The Henry Heth Collection contains all the known correspondence and ephemera of Henry Heth (1825-1899), held in the Eleanor S. Brockenbrough Library. Holdings include Heth's 1861 commission and his 1862 and 1863 appointments. Wartime materials focus on reports for 1863-1864, including ones on Gettysburg, Falling Waters, Bristoe, and Burgess Mill; telegrams for May - September 1864. Heth's Appomattox parole and his 1868 pardon signed by President Andrew Johnson are also of interest.|
Heth, Harriet Selden [Mrs. Henry]
George Washington Memorial Association