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Robert E. Lee Papers, 1829-1937

Title
Robert E. Lee Papers, 1829-1937
ID
Mss. 39.2 L52
Extent
67.0 Items
Scope and Contents
Letter, 4 May 1861, to Robert E. Lee from T. Rowland of Fairfax County, Va. desiring a commission with the Virginia forces, bearing endorsement of Lee. Includes printed material regarding Lee, such as his farewell address to the Army of Northern Virginia, his will, and  photographs and engravings of Lee.
Creators
Lee, Robert E. (1807-1870)
Subjects
Lee, Robert Edward, 1807-1870
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Genres
Correspondence
Engravings (Prints)
Financial records
Photographs
Poems
Publications
Speeches
Languages
English

Detailed Description

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Administrative Information

Acquired
10/01/1981.
Restrictions
Collection is open to all researchers. Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, such as the Virginia Public Records Act (Code of Virginia. § 42.1-76-91); and the Virginia Freedom of Information Act (Code of Virginia § 2.2-3705.5). Confidential material may include, but is not limited to, educational, medical, and personnel records. If sensitive material is found in this collection, please contact a staff member immediately. The disclosure of personally identifiable information pertaining to a living individual may have legal consequences for which the College of William and Mary assumes no responsibility.
Rights
Before reproducing or quoting from any materials, in whole or in part, permission must be obtained from the Special Collections Research Center, and the holder of the copyright, if not Swem Library.
Acquisition Note
 Source: Christopher Vinyard of Williamsburg, Va..
Gift
Preferred Citation
Robert E. Lee Papers, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
Collection Material Type:
Collection
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