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Myrick, Elizabeth S. (Dowdell), 1824-1889


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Elizabeth S. Myrick to Robert E. Lee, 1866-04-18

 Item — Box 7A, Folder: 55
Scope and Contents

This letter is from Elizabeth S. Myrick writing as "Mrs. S. P. Myrick". Elizabeth wishes to send her son, James to Washington College and asks for a circular and admission requirements. She explains that her son left school at fifteen to serve in the Civil War and fears his age and limited schooling before the war may hinder his opportunity to attend the school.

Dates: 1866-04-18