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Name Lee, George Washington Custis (Boo)
Other Names Custis Lee
Father Robert Edward Lee
Mother Mary Anna Randolph Custis Lee
Relationships Son of Robert Edward Lee (CS general)

Associated Records

Orders, Military - FIC2015.03033

Correspondence / Military Orders; handwritten; from the Head Quarters of the Department of South Carolina and Georgia, Charleston, S.C. September 27, 1862; Thomas Jordan, Chief of Staff to G. W. Lee, Chief of Starr & A.A.G. Comding Post Atlanta Georgia; reminding Lee that according to General Orders No. 50, his department is included in the Department of East Tennessee; Physical Description: One sheet, lined, handwritten; 7 1/4" x 8 3/8"

Orders, Military - FIC2015.03041

Correspondence / Military Orders; handwritten; from the Head Quarters of the Department of South Carolina and Georgia, Charleston, S.C. September 28, 1862; Thomas Jordan, Chief of Staff to Commanders: Brigadier General States Rights Gist, Colonel Gonzales, Captian Echoles, Captain Lee; requesting presence at head quarters Physical Description: One sheet, lined, handwritten; 7 5/8" x 9 7/8"

Letter - REL-320

Letter from G.W. Custis Lee [George Washington Custis Lee] to Emily V. Mason, May 5, 1890

LETTER, ORIGINAL - REL-314

"George W. C. Lee to Louisa Gilmer Minis, December 1883" Physical Appearance: The letter is from George W. C. Lee (son of R. E. Lee) to Louisa Gilmer Minis, dated December 1883.

Letter - REL-315

Letter from G.W. Custis Lee [George Washington Custis Lee] to Emily V. Mason, June 14, 1884 Physical Appearance: The letter is from George W. C. Lee (son of R. E. Lee) to Emily Mason, dated June 14, 1884. Letter from G.W. Custis Lee [George Washington Custis Lee] to Emily V. Mason, June 14, 1884

Letter - REL-316

Letter from G.W. Custis Lee [George Washington Custis Lee] to Emily V. Mason, July 1, 1884

Letter - REL-319

Fragment of letter from G.W.C.L. [George Washington Custis Lee] to Emily V. Mason, [n.d.] Physical Appearance: The letter is from George W. C. Lee (son of R. E. Lee) to Emily Mason, page five (5) only, incomplete and undated.

Letter - REL-321a

a) Letter from G.W. Custis Lee [George Washington Custis Lee] to Kate Mason Rowland, June 8, 1910 Lee relays his subscription for a copy of "The Journal of Julia Le Grand".

Envelope - REL-321b

b) envelope containing Letter from G.W. Custis Lee [George Washington Custis Lee] to Kate Mason Rowland Lee relays his subscription for a copy of "The Journal of Julia Le Grand".

Image of Comb, Hair

Comb, Hair -

A comb (.271b) consists of eight buttons: one Confederate General Staff (small), four Virginia State General Staff (small), one US Navy (small), one Maryland State General Staff (small), and one US Regular General Staff (small). Part of a jewelry set (necklace, hair comb, two bracelets, two earrings, and two cuff links) made from buttons off Confederate Army and Navy officer uniforms. The buttons are brass, two-piece and the larger size (0.875"), except where noted small (0.5").

Image of Glasses, Field

Glasses, Field -

Binocular optic device, 2.5x, leather covered and painted brass with hard rubber or gutta percha eye pieces. With case (.334a).

Image of Print, Photographic - Poster: Composite of Confederate Generals

Print, Photographic - Poster: Composite of Confederate Generals

b/w composite of confederate statesmen and generals

Image of Print, Photographic - George Washington Custis Lee

Print, Photographic - George Washington Custis Lee

b/w photo of George Custis Lee, and a note on a piece of paper

Image of Carte-de-Visite - G.W.C. Lee

Carte-de-Visite - G.W.C. Lee

Rectangular in shape with the bottom portion of the image missing.

Image of Carte-de-Visite - Southern Chiefs

Carte-de-Visite - Southern Chiefs

Cdv with 67 individual portraits, each photo numbered, each number corresponds to a name printed on reverse; most portrait subjects are in military uniform;