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Letter from Robert E. Lee accepting presidency of Washington College, 1865-08-24

 Item

Scope and Contents

In this letter Robert E. Lee writes to the Board of Trustess of Washington College accepting the presidency of the institution.

Dates

  • 1865-08-24

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research use.

Extent

From the Collection: 24 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

English

Physical Location

This item is housed in the Secure Cabinet.

Repository Details

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

Contact:
204 W. Washington St.
Lexington VA 24450 USA