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Lee, Fitzhugh, 1835-1905



  • Existence: 1835 - 1905

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Correspondence, 1863

 File — Box 1: [Barcode: 0000002238], Folder: 2
Scope and Contents

This folder contains a handwritten personal correspondence from John White Brockenbrough to an unknown sir. It mentions military movements throughout the region specifically related to Averell's Raid. The movement of General Fitzhugh Lee and his company to Covington, VA are mentioned. Collierstown and Craig's Creek as well as Generals William 'Mudwall' Jackson and Jubal Early are also mentioned.

Dates: 1863

Fitzhugh Lee photograph

Identifier: WLU-Coll-PP-0146
Content Description

A modern photographic copy of a Civil war period image of Fitzhugh Lee, Confederate cavalry commander, governor of Virginia and nephew of R.E. Lee. The original image was likely made by Julian Vannerson of Richmond, Va.

Dates: Majority of material found within creation of original; Majority of material found within Creation of reproduction

Fitzhugh Lee to Robert E. Lee (Copy), 1865-09-07

 Item — Box 7: [Barcode: 0000003981], Folder: 7

Fitzhugh Lee, nephew to Robert E. Lee, wrote to Robert E. Lee on September 7, 1865. The letter is casual, discussing mostly comings and goings of family and friends. Fitzhugh urges Robert E. Lee to write a history of the war, so that textbooks written by northerners would not be the sole story of the conflict.

Dates: 1865-09-07

Lee, Fitzhugh

 File — Box 8, Folder: 159
Scope and Contents

This folder contains a letter between J.H. Letcher and Fitzhugh Lee with his signature. Dated May 25th, 1893.

Dates: Other: Date Not Yet Determined

Sydney Dyer McCormick Correspondence

Identifier: WLU-Coll-0151
Scope and Contents

This collection contains responses from McCormick's classmates and others to his proposal for a volume of reminiscences concerning Robert E. Lee's presidency of Washington College. Correspondents include William W. Carson and Fitzhugh Lee.

Dates: 1891 - 1930

Three Democratic Party Tickets, 1885-11-03

 File — Box 1: [Barcode: 0000004462], Folder: 16
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

Includes 82 items collected by Charles Manson Crutchfield, including 38 photographs some of which are of Confederate generals and were taken by Michael Miley, postcards and printed materials, most of which concern Washington and Lee University and the surrounding city of Lexington, Virginia during the 1880's

Dates: Event: 1885-11-03

William Lyne Wilson Papers

Identifier: WLU-Coll-0029
Scope and Contents Includes letters from the American Civil War period; correspondence of Wilson while he was Congressman from West Virginia, Postmaster General under Cleveland, and President of Washington and Lee University; 3 bound, indexed volumes (not orginals) of Wilson's official correspondence as Postmaster General; 6 diaries; miscellaneous papers and printed speeches; 38 letters from the University of West Virginia collection (microfilm); photograph; correspondence with Isidor Straus concerning...
Dates: Inclusive 1852-1980