|Object Name||LETTER, ORIGINAL|
|Collection||CONFEDERATE MILITARY LEADERS COLLECTION|
|Scope & Content||
Mary Custis Lee to Robert Hall Chilton, December 12, 1870
Physical Appearance: December 12, 1870 - Mary Custis Lee (Mrs. Robert E. Lee) at Lexington, V[irginia] to Robert H[all] Chilton - Mrs. Lee discusses General Lee's illness and death. Signed by Mrs. Lee. [This letter remains in the Lee Collection, Box 3.] A negative photostat copy of the letter is also present in the folder. A typed transcript of the letter is located in a separate folder in Box 3.
|Archival History||This letter from Mrs. R. E. Lee to Robert Hall Chilton was originally part of the Robert Hall Chilton Collection, formerly located in the MC 3 C-191 files. It was transferred to the Lee Collection in July 1997.|
Chilton, Robert Hall
|Subjects||CML LEE COLLECTION --CML CHILTON COLLECTION|