Robert E. Lee letter, 1865 May 16. (Archival material, 1965) [WorldCat.org]
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Robert E. Lee letter, 1865 May 16.

Author: Robert E Lee
Edition/Format:   Archival material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This one item collection is a letter written by General Robert E. Lee from Richmond, Virginia, to Rev. William H. Platt, Petersburg, Virginia, May 16, 1865. Lee sends his regards to Rev. Platt and his wife then writes about the war. He mentions how outnumbered the Confederates were and how the South is willing to have peace. He hopes "that the affections & interests of the country may be united & not a forced &  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Personal correspondence
Correspondence
Named Person: Robert E Lee; William H Platt, Reverend; Robert E Lee
Document Type: Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: Robert E Lee
OCLC Number: 50104491
Description: 1 item.

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This one item collection is a letter written by General Robert E. Lee from Richmond, Virginia, to Rev. William H. Platt, Petersburg, Virginia, May 16, 1865. Lee sends his regards to Rev. Platt and his wife then writes about the war. He mentions how outnumbered the Confederates were and how the South is willing to have peace. He hopes "that the affections & interests of the country may be united & not a forced & hollow truce formed ..."

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