<br /> Lee Letter: wl139

Washington and Lee University

Sender: James W. Smith
Recipient: Robert E. Lee

Dear Sir;

Being very desirous of entering Washington College, if possible, and wishing information concerning what is required of a pupil desiring the same, may I ask you to be so kind as to send me a catalogue containing the wished for intelligence. Most respectfully

your Obdt. Ser.

Jas. W. Smith

P.S. If this should reach you, and you would be so obliging as to comply with my request, please address,

James Woods Smith
Care of Woods, Yeatman & Co
Nashville Tenn.

Notes:

Robert E. Lee CollectionLeyburn Library, Washington and Lee University

Endorsed by Lee: “Tenn 17 Apl ’66 Jas: W. Smith Circular Ansd: 24 Apl ’66.”