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Douglas Southall Freeman Correspondence

Identifier: WLU-Coll-0368

Scope and Contents

This collection contains typed letters dated July 14, 1934 and July 25, 1936 to Miss Helen Webster of Sunnyside, Lexington, Virginia.


  • Creation: Inclusive 1934-1936


Conditions Governing Use

The materials from Washington and Lee University Special Collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to U.S. Copyright law. The user assumes full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used should be fully credited with the source. Permission for publication of this material, in part or in full, must be secured with the Head of Special Collections.

Biographical / Historical

Freeman was a Richmond, Virginia journalist and historian who wrote the definitive biography of Robert E. Lee.


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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by Adelaide Simpson in 2009.

Processing Information

Blue sheet prepared by Betty Kondayan (Sept. 23, 2009)

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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