<br /> Lee Letter: w317

Washington and Lee University

Sender: Robert E. Lee
Recipient: William A. Rogers

Dear Sir:

The Faculty of this Institution, at a meeting held on the 21st inst:, passed a resolution extending you the benefit of the act adopted by the college authorities extending a credit for the college fees to such meritorious young men, seeking the advantage of the Institution, as are unable to pay the same.

In adopting this resolution the Faculty were influenced by the fact that you displayed during the last session good conduct and fidelity as a student and <illegible> an aptness to learning.

Very truly yrs

R E Lee

Mr Wm A. Rogers

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R. E. Lee CollectionLeyburn Library