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Benjamin S. Elliott to Robert E. Lee, 1866-04-10

 Item — Box: 7A, Folder: 53

Scope and Contents

This letter to Robert E. Lee is from Benjamin S. Elliott. Elliott wishes to give Lee a colt sired by horse "Patrick Henry". Included with this letter is a carte de visite photograph of the "Patrick Henry".


  • Creation: 1866-04-10


Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research use.


From the Collection: 24 Linear Feet

Language of Materials


Related Materials

For Benjamin S. Elliott's later correspondence with Lee, see his letter from April 27, 1866 in Folder 56.

Repository Details

Part of the Washington and Lee University, University Library Special Collections and Archives Repository

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Lexington VA 24450 USA