Lee Letter: u021

Lee Letter: u021 Sender: Robert E. Lee Recipient: Lord Acton Lexington, Vir. 15 Dec. 1866Sir,Although your letter of the 4th ulto. has been before me some days unanswered, I hope you will not attribute it to a want of interest in the subject, but to my inability to...

Lee Letter: u020

Lee Letter: u020 Sender: Lord Acton Recipient: Robert E. Lee Bologna November 4, 1866Sir,The very kind letter which Mrs. Lee wrote to my wife last winter encouraged me to hope that you will forgive my presuming to address you, and that you will not resent as an...