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Lee, George Washington Custis 1832-1913

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Works: 91 works in 106 publications in 1 language and 1,974 library holdings
Genres: History  Records and correspondence  Biography  Archives  Personal narratives‡vConfederate  Diaries  Surveys  Maps  Anecdotes 
Roles: Author, Correspondent
Classifications: TA145.R24, B
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Notes on Rankin's Civil engineering after the notes of Prof's William Allan & G.W.C. Lee by David Carlisle Humphreys( Book )

2 editions published in 1894 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The perfect gentleman : the life and letters of George Washington Custis Lee by Bernice-Marie Yates( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Major-General G.W.C. Lee. (Reprinted from the Annual Report of the Virginia Historical Society.) by W. Gordon MACCABE( Book )

1 edition published in 1914 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Papers of Jedediah Hotchkiss by Jedediah Hotchkiss( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The collection also includes a typed transcript entitled "Running the line from the head of the Rappahannock to the head of the Potomac" of the 1746 diary of Thomas Lewis concerning the establishment of the Fairfax line. There is a note by Hotchkiss signed an dated Oct. 1889 that states the transcription was "copied and verified from original."
Letters in recommendation of M.W. Humphreys( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Letters in recommendation of M.W. Humphreys for Chair of Greek at the University of Virginia, praising his moral character and many academic achievements. With these is a partial list of Humphrey's philological writings
by Johnston family( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

These papers are miscellaneous collections of deeds, business records, and correspondence on political issues. Of particular interest is the diary of John Floyd, March 8, 1831-February 24, 1834, kept while he was governor of Virginia (1830-1834). Also included is a series of correspondence to Captain Henry C. Lee concerning Robert E. Lee's choice of a successor as commander of the Army of Northern Virginia. Correspondents include Mary Custis Lee, Edward Fontaine, Williams Carter Wickham, Cary Breckinridge, John Esten Cooke, Thomas T. Munford, George Washington Custis Lee, James Longstreet, and Jefferson Davis
Papers of Fitzhugh Lee by Fitzhugh Lee( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

There is some material, chiefly financial and legal documents, of the Lee and related Mason family ancestors including Northern Neck land grants and a deed of gift for a slave, as well as a diary of Mrs. Sidney Smith Lee
Letters to George L. Kilmer by George L Kilmer( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The collection contains letters from George Washington Custis Lee, 1880 October 29, from William Henry Fitzhugh Lee, 1880 November 4, and from Jubal Early, 1882 September 7. All reply to Kilmer's request for information on Lee's assault of 1865 March 25 on Ft. Stedman
Powell family papers by Powell family( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Letters and papers of Charles Leven Powell, his wife Selina (Lloyd) Powell and children of Loudoun Co., Va., Henry, Ill., Winchester, Va. and Alexandria, Va. There are also included papers of Charles Leven Powell's father, Cuthbert Powell. Prominent correspondents include Johns Hopkins, Eleanor Agnes Lee, Fitzhugh Lee, George Washington Custis Lee, Mary Anna Randolph (Custis) Lee, Hunter Holmes McGuire and James Monroe. Letters concern Robert Young Conrad, Hunter Holmes McGuire, civilian affairs during the Civil War, the Kilpatrick-Dahlgren Raid, freedmen, Reconstruction, and the education of women. Many letters are written by women. There are a number of letters from and concerning members of the Dupuy family of Prince Edward Co., Va
Robert E. Lee papers by Robert E Lee( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Report, 2 May 1863, from Lee to Davis on the battle of Chancellorsville; letter, 19 October 1864, from Lee to Grant discussing the southern view of slaves as property; holograph letter, 9 April 1865, from Grant to Lee discussing terms of surrender; photographic reproduction of letter, 10 April 1865, from Lee to Grant accepting Grant's terms; letter, 3 June 1867, from Justus Scheibert discussing Seven Weeks War of 1866 with a map of the battle of Koniggraetz; letter, 13 November 1867, to Mrs. E. McFarland discussing her brother's pardon
Papers by William Taylor Thom( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Includes 34 letters, 1865-1870, written to his father while Thom was a student at Washington College; 4 miscellaneous letters to Thom; college grade reports and programs; printed material
Papers of Randolph Fairfax Blackford( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Copy of a letter, 1798 Oct. 1, Landon Carter, Cleve, King George Co., Va., to George Washington on "The security of health."--Card, 1812, awarded to John Minor for achievement in drawing at St. Mary's College, Baltimore, Md. Signed by Louis Guillaume Valentin DuBourg--Letter, 1870 Nov. 22, George Washington Custis Lee, Lexington, Va. to Launcelot Minor Blackford, Lexington, Va., acknowledging his appointment to a committee to examine the feisibility of a Polytechnical school in the South
Collection by Charles Carter Lee( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Major Henry Lee papers, 1813-1841 (reels 1 & 2) consist primarily of correspondence during the 1830's when he was living in Europe. Family, military, and political figures are among the correspondents
Robert E. Lee family collection by Robert E Lee( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Robert E. Lee Family Collection contains the correspondence and ephemera of Robert Edward Lee (1807-1870), as well as that of his immediate family: wife Mary Custis Lee (1808-1873), daughters Mary (1835-1918), Anne (1839-1862), Agnes (1841-1873), and Mildred (1846-1904), and sons George Washington Custis (1832-1913), William Henry Fitzhugh (1837-1891), and Robert, Jr. (1843-1914)
Papers by Lee family( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Correspondence and several letterbooks document Lee's service with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at Fortress Monroe, Va., Washington, D.C., St. Louis, Mo., Fort Hamilton, N.Y., Baltimore, Md., and in Texas and Mexico, and his tenure as superintendent of the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, N.Y., 1852-1855; his Civil War service as leader of Virginia's military forces and later the Confederate Army of Northern Virginia; and his post-war position as president of Washington College [now Washington and Lee University], Lexington, Va. The letters contain frequent mention of family and friends
Letter, 1904 March 28, Burke, Virginia, to Harold Goddard Rugg, Hanover, N.H by George Washington Custis Lee( )

1 edition published in 1904 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

States whereabouts for surviving members of Jefferson Davis' Civil War staff; sends his autograph
Papers by Johnstone Family( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Collection of correspondence of the Johnstone family of North and South Carolina and Georgia, and papers relating to their family history
Papers of Hunter Holmes McGuire by Hunter McGuire( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Correspondence, 1861-96, including letters from Hugh Holmes McGuire, Ann Elizabeth Moss McGuire, Thomas Jonathan Jackson, Daniel Harry Hill, Robert Edward Lee, George Washington Custis Lee, Jubal Anderson Early and John Letcher [26 items. ms. and typescript signed] -- Addresses 1887-1899 given by Hunter McGuire [8 items. typescript and printed] -- Articles and letters, 1864-1958 concerning Hunter McGuire [24 items. typescript, printed]
 
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The perfect gentleman : the life and letters of George Washington Custis Lee
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Alternative Names
George Lee

George Washington Custis Lee Amerikaans officier (1832-1913)

George Washington Custis Lee Confederate Army general

George Washington Custis Lee Général d'armée confédéré américain

George Washington Custis Lee General der Konföderierten, Präsident des Washington and Lee College

George Washington Custis Lee oficial estadounidense

Lee, G. W. C. 1832-1913

Lee, G. W. C. (George Washington Custis), 1832-1913

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Ли, Джордж Вашингтон Кастис

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