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Box 7A

 Container

Contains 146 Collections and/or Records:

Correspondences, 1866-04-03-1866-04-08

 File — Box: 7A, Folder: 52
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This collection contains primary and secondary resources pertaining to Robert E. Lee and the Lee family. Included are correspondences from, to, and about Lee and various family members; memorabilia, pamphlets, photographs, reminiscences, miscellaneous personal papers, family history and genealogy. The collection includes materials acquired from the Lee family and items donated to and purchased and compiled by W&L University since Lee's tenure as president of Washington College from 1865 -...
Dates: 1866-04-03-1866-04-08

Elizabeth Hull to Robert E. Lee, 1866-04-05

 Item — Box: 7A, Folder: 52
Scope and Contents This letter to Robert E. Lee is from Elizabeth (referred to as Lizzie in the letter) Hull. She asks for information about Washington College for her adopted child.
Dates: 1866-04-05

Thomas T. Munford to Robert E. Lee, 1866-03-18

 Item — Box: 7A, Folder: 48
Scope and Contents This letter was written by Thomas Munford for Robert E. Lee. HAving learned that R. E. Lee is planning to write a war memoir, Munford writes to Lee to correct information within the offical Confederate report of the cavalry battle at Aldie, Virginia in 1863.
Dates: 1866-03-18

S. J. Henderson to Robert E. Lee, 1866-03-27

 Item — Box: 7A, Folder: 50
Scope and Contents This letter to Robert E. Lee is from S. J. Henderson. Henderson and Judge Charles Lewis McConnell have heard Lee plans to write a book on the American Civil War. Henderson and McConnell ask to have publishing agency in Kentucky for Lee's book.
Dates: 1866-03-27

Sargent, Wilson & Hinkle to Robert E. Lee, 1866-03-31

 Item — Box: 7A, Folder: 50
Scope and Contents This letter to Robert E. Lee is from the book publisher Sargent, Wilson and Hinkle. This letter asks Lee for his approval of McGuffey Eclectic Readers books on the American Civil War.
Dates: 1866-03-31

Ellen Reily to Robert E. Lee, 1866-04-02

 Item — Box: 7A, Folder: 51
Scope and Contents This letter to Robert E. Lee comes from Ellen Reily. She asks Lee if he could include her husband in his book on the American Civil War. She includes newspaper clippings, orders, and letters by and about her husband Colonel James Reily.
Dates: 1866-04-02