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Title Souvenir facsimile of Robert E. Lee documents.
Dates of Creation July 8, 1863 and April 10, 1865
Scope & Content A 20th century souvenir facsimile of two documents on one folded sheet. The first one is General Robert E. Lee's letter to the President of the Confederacy, Jefferson Davis, dated July 8, 1863. The second document is General Lee's Farewell Address to the Confederate Army, dated April 10, 1865.
Year Range from 1863
Year Range to 1865
Subjects Civil wars
Military headquarters
Military maneuvers
Military officers
Military organizations
Military personnel
Military reconnaissance
Military tactics
Militia movements
Search Terms Army of Northern Virginia
Hagerstown, Maryland
Washington, DC
Potomac River
Rappahannock River
North Carolina
South Carolina
Richmond, Virginia
Confederate Army
People Lee, Robert E. (Robert Edward)
Davis, Jefferson
Beauregard, General
Foster, General
Dix, General
Banks, General
Collection History Museum of Western Virginia
Imagefile 001\1963101.JPG
Number of images 1
Object Name Documents
Catalog Number 1963.10.1
Extent of Description 1-paper(two documents), 16" x 11"