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Lee, Robert E., General (Robert Edward)

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1807-1870

President, W&L, 1865-1870. C. in C. Confederate armies, 1865. See Douglas Southall Freeman, R. E. Lee, 4 vls., 1934-35.

Found in 414 Collections and/or Records:

Lee, Robert Edward - "Robert E. Lee at the Battle of the Wilderness," Poem Manuscript, 1900

 File — Box: 8, Folder: 174
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This collection contains biographical and historical information on various people and places.
Dates: 1900

Lee, Robert Edward - "Robert E. Lee: Churchman", by Marshall W. Fishwick, Historiographer, Diocese of Southwestern Virginia.

 File — Box: 8, Folder: 177
Scope and Contents "Robert E. Lee: Churchman", by Marshall W. Fishwick, Historiographer, Diocese of Southwestern Virginia.
Dates: Other: Date Not Yet Determined

Lee, Robert Edward - "Robert E. Lee, Soldier, Patriot, Educator" Pamphlet, 1921

 File — Box: 8, Folder: 176
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This collection contains biographical and historical information on various people and places.
Dates: 1921

Lee, Robert Edward - Southern Collegian, Lee Number, Volume 39, Number 3, , 1907-01-19

 File — Box: 8, Folder: 175
Scope and Contents Soft-bound copy of Southern Collegian, Volume XXXIX, Number 3, "Lee Number", Robert E. Lee Centennial.
Dates: 1907-01-19

Lee, Robert Edward - Traveller's Silhouette Postcard

 File — Box: 8, Folder: 181
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This collection contains biographical and historical information on various people and places.
Dates: Other: Date Not Yet Determined

Lee, Robert Edward - "War and Work," by Colonel William Couper

 File — Box: 8, Folder: 178
Scope and Contents This folder contains "War and Work" by Colonel William Couper - an address delivered before the Rockbridge County (VA.) Historical Society. Dated April 22nd, 1940.
Dates: Other: Date Not Yet Determined

Lee's Commission as Lt. Col. US Army, 1855-03-03

 Item — Box: 5, Folder: 17
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This collection contains primary and secondary resources pertaining to Robert E. Lee and the Lee family. Included are correspondences from, to, and about Lee and various family members; memorabilia, pamphlets, photographs, reminiscences, miscellaneous personal papers, family history and genealogy. The collection includes materials acquired from the Lee family and items donated to and purchased and compiled by W&L University since Lee's tenure as president of Washington College from 1865 -...
Dates: 1855-03-03

Letter from a student to Washington College faculty signed by Robert E. Lee, 1869-12-21

 Item
Scope and Contents Letter from Frank A. Waddill, Class of 1870, to the faculty requesting permission for five days off from school. Note on the back of the board to which the letter is glued: 'Frank A. Waddill was a classmate (roomate?) of Wilmer H. Shields at Washington College (and then Washington and Lee University)...'
Dates: 1869-12-21

Letter from James Jones White to James Chesnut

 Collection
Identifier: WLU-Coll-0529
Scope and Contents Two weeks after the death of Washington College President Robert E. Lee, Professor J.J. White acknowledges receipt of James Chesnut's submission to the Camden Journal of his recollections of Robert E. Lee. J.J. White also describes a newly formed Soldier's Association with the purpose of memorializing Robert E. Lee. White mentions that Mrs. Lee has said she will provide a design for the tomb. Enclosed in the letter are pressed flowers from Robert E. Lee's funeral bier,...
Dates: 1870-10-26