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Augustus Machim Garber to Robert E. Lee, 1866-05-17

 Item — Box: 7A, Folder: 60

Scope and Contents

This letter by Augustus Machim Garber is addressed to Robert E. Lee. He writes that he has sent catalogues of Washington College to his uncle. However, his uncle would like information on fees and payment to the school. Garber also mentions sculptor William Rudolph O'Donovan and shares that the scultpor, with approval from Lee, will continue workingon a bust of Stonwall Jackson.

Originally included with this letter was a photograph of O'Donovan's bust of Stonewall Jackson.


  • Creation: 1866-05-17


Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research use.


From the Collection: 24 Linear Feet

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