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Letter, Charles H. Smith to Robert E. Lee, 1868-01-25

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 7

Scope and Contents

Dr. Charles H. Smith, Medical Examiner for the Arlington Mutual Life Insurance Company writes to Robert E. Lee to ask if he is interested in being the president of company. Lettter is two pages and describes the company. Also included is a published prospectus of the company, a published chart of insurance price tables, the company's charter and bylaws, and two published lists of all who are insured by the company and and the envelope addressed to Lee in which these items were delivered. Eight items total including the letter and its enclosure.


  • Creation: 1868-01-25

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is available for research use.


From the Collection: 1 Linear Feet

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Repository Details

Part of the Washington and Lee University, University Library Special Collections and Archives Repository

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Lexington VA 24450 USA