Lee Letter: w104

Lee Letter: w104 Sender: Mildred Lee Recipient: “Dearest Emily” New Orleans – April 21stDearest Emily!I know you have been abusing me, & I deserve it. But you must forgive me. I have been such a gay society lady, that my time has been engrossed...

Lee Letter: a067

Lee Letter: a067 Sender: Robert E. Lee Recipient: Mildred Lee Indianola, Texas, 22 March 1857How can you say my Precious Life, that I have not answered your letters? I cannot answer them before I receive them, but always do, after. I was much gratified at finding on...

Lee Letter: a067

Lee Letter: a067 Sender: Robert E. Lee Recipient: Mildred Lee Indianola, Texas, 22 March 1857How can you say my Precious Life, that I have not answered your letters? I cannot answer them before I receive them, but always do, after. I was much gratified at finding on...

Lee Letter: a057

Lee Letter: a057 Sender: Robert E. Lee Recipient: Mildred Lee Ft. Brown, Texas. 9 Jany 1857I have read with great pleasure my precious Life. for you are truly precious to me, & more than life, your two letters of 31 Oct & 8th Decr. They make me long to see you...

Lee Letter: a057

Lee Letter: a057 Sender: Robert E. Lee Recipient: Mildred Lee Ft. Brown, Texas. 9 Jany 1857I have read with great pleasure my precious Life. for you are truly precious to me, & more than life, your two letters of 31 Oct & 8th Decr. They make me long to see you...

Lee Letter: a026

Lee Letter: a026 Sender: Robert E. Lee Recipient: Mildred Lee Camp 28 April 1856My dear little daughterI was much pleased to receive your letter. I did not know that you could write so well. I think in time when you get more accustomed to spelling in writing, you will...