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

 Person

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Francis M. Boykin Civil War papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0232
Scope and Contents The collection consists of eight Civil War papers, including two commission documents, extracts from orders, a letter from Governor John Letcher ordering Francis M. Boykin to proceed to Grafton, West Virginia and communicate with Colonel Thomas J. Jackson (Stonewall), and one letter bearing the signature of General Robert E. Lee.

John E. Roller Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0171
Scope and Contents The John E. Roller Papers consist of personal incoming and outgoing correspondence, 1862-1870, including Civil War era letters from cadet friends concerning life at VMI; Civil War dispatches and telegrams (1864), dating from his service with the Confederate States Engineers, including one document signed by General Robert E. Lee; scrapbook, ca. 1910, containing clippings about Civil War battles, veterans, unit reunions, monument...

Letter, Robert E. Lee to William H. Stiles, 1861 Dec 14

 Item
Scope and Contents Letter from Robert E. Lee to William H. Stiles, responding to Stiles's request for Lee to help his son receive a military appointment. Written at Charleston, South Carolina

Letter to sisters, 1863 July 11

 Item
Scope and Contents Written from Chattanooga, Tennessee. Letter regards John R. Hurley's health, news that Vicksburg, Mississippi has fallen, and life at camp.

Letter to sisters, 1863 July 11

 Digital Image
Identifier: https://digitalcollections.vmi.edu/digital/collection/p15821coll11/id/1331

Stonewall Jackson and Robert E. Lee engravings and lithographs

 Collection
Identifier: GR-Jackson-Lee
Scope and Contents Nineteenth century engravings and lithographs depicting Generals Stonewall Jackson and Robert E. Lee. These were among the many prints that depicted significant figures of the Confederacy and were a popular fixture in many post-Civil War homes in the South.