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Robert E. Lee correspondence and miscellany

Title
Robert E. Lee correspondence and miscellany, 1848-1865.
Author
Lee, Robert E. (Robert Edward), 1807-1870.

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Mixed materialRequest in advance MssCol 4523Schwarzman Building - Manuscripts & Archives Room 328

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.1 linear foot (1 folder)
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Access (note)
  • Apply to Manuscripts and Archives Division for access at http://www.nypl.org/mssref.
Provenance (note)
  • Some material was originally received as part of the Thomas Addis Emmet and Ford collections, and the David McNeely Stauffer papers.
Call Number
MssCol 4523
OCLC
862946497
Author
Lee, Robert E. (Robert Edward), 1807-1870.
Title
Robert E. Lee correspondence and miscellany, 1848-1865.
Restricted Access
Apply to Manuscripts and Archives Division for access at http://www.nypl.org/mssref.
Summary
Collection consists of letters to and from General Robert E. Lee pertaining to social matters, and to the resignation of W. Eugene Webster (son of William G. Webster and cousin of Mary Custis Lee) from the United States Military Academy at West Point. Also present are several letter fragments; a 1865 letter to Dr. Thomas Addis Emmet pertaining to Lee documents; and a transcript of Lee's remarks "on the report of Major General J. B. Magruder of the operations of his command near Richmond."
Provenance
Some material was originally received as part of the Thomas Addis Emmet and Ford collections, and the David McNeely Stauffer papers.
Added Author
Emmet, Thomas Addis, 1828-1919, recipient.
Ford collection.
Emmet collection.
David McNeely Stauffer papers.
Research Call Number
MssCol 4523
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