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Lee family letters, 1839-1870.
BANC MSS 71/224 zLOCAL
Collection Overview

Title:

Lee family letters, 1839-1870

Creator/Contributor:

Lee family., creator

Creator/Contributor:

Lee, Robert E. (Robert Edward), 1807-1870, Correspondent

Creator/Contributor:

Lee, Mary Randolph Custis, 1807-1873, Correspondent

Creator/Contributor:

Irwin, Sarah Beaumont, 1822-, Correspondent

Abstract:

Letters written by Robert E. Lee and his wife to Mrs. Sarah Beaumont Irwin, describing family life and touching on the Mexican-American War and on U.S. politics.

Date:

1839 (issued)

Subject:

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Mexican War, 1846-1848 -- Personal narratives, American
Politics and government
United States -- Politics and government
√Čtats-Unis -- Politique et gouvernement
United States

Note:

Also available on microfilm.

Type:

Family papers.
Personal narratives-American.

Physical Description:

1 portfolio
1 microfilm reel : negative (Rich. 602:15) and positive

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 71/224 zLOCAL

Origin:

California