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Robert H. Chilton letter

 Collection
Identifier: WLU-Coll-0431

Scope and Contents

In this letter Robert H. Chilton seeks employment after the conclusion of the American Civil War. He mentions his previous employment as the Chief of Staff in Robert E. Lee's Army of Northern Virginia. The recipient of the letter is unknown.

Dates

  • 1865-05-13

Creator

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Biographical / Historical

Robert H. Chilton served as Chief of Staff and Inspector General in Robert E. Lee's Army of Northern Virginia during the American Civil War.

Extent

1 Item

Language of Materials

English

Creator

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Repository Details

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

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