Edward A. Pollard to Robert E. Lee, 1866-03-02
Item — Box: 7A, Folder: 43
Scope and Contents
This letter and attached news clippings were written by Edward A. Pollard from Norfolk, Virginia on March 2, 1866 to Robert E. Lee. In the letter, Pollard explains, in reference to a previous correspondence, that he has become aware of an individual who has published his own scholarly work on the Civil War called "The Lost Cause" in the newspaper The New York News and is seeking action. He sent the letter attached with two clippings from papers in which Pollard directly addresses the culprit and publicly denounces his actions of infringement.
- Pollard, Edward A. (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open for research use.
From the Collection: 24 Linear Feet
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