<br /> Lee Letter: w260

Washington and Lee University

Sender: Robert E. Lee
Recipient: Edward S. Hedden

My dear Sir

The three articles taken from Arlington during its occupancy by the U.S. Soldiers, which accompanied your note of the 10th Inst: have been recd.

I am much obliged to you for restoring them to me. As you express a desire to possess the picture of Washington printed on Satin in 1798, I take pleasure in presenting it to you.

Very respy your obt servt

R E Lee

Mr Edwd S. Hedden.


R. E. Lee CollectionLeyburn Library

The letter’s envelope is addressed: ” Mr Edwd S. Hedden Care of A. W. Habersham Esqr Baltimore Md.”