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Henry B. Dawson to Robert E. Lee, 1866-02-18

 Item — Box: 7A, Folder: 40

Scope and Contents

This letter was written by Henry B. Dawson from Morrisania, New York on February 18, 1866. In the letter, Dawson expresses his interest in Lee's efforts to publish his father's memoirs. Dawson offers his assistance as an historian, and includes a segment of The Historical Magazine highlighting his past historical work.


  • 1866-02-18


Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research use.


From the Collection: 24 Linear Feet

Language of Materials


Repository Details

Part of the Washington and Lee University, James G. Leyburn Library Special Collections and Archives Repository

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Lexington VA 24450 USA