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Box 7


Contains 11 Collections and/or Records:

Washington College Information Request from Alice Key Pendleton, 1865-12-04

 Item — Box: 7, Folder: 21
Overview Upon Robert E. Lee assuming the position of president of Washington College, the college received a great deal of attention from southerners and northerners alike. Prospective students of the college or their parents would write to Robert E. Lee in order to request a Washington College catalogue, admission to the school or more information. Ms. Pendleton inquired for her thirteen year old orphaned nephew, James Key.
Dates: 1865-12-04