<br /> Lee Letter: w415

Washington and Lee University

Sender: Robert E. Lee
Recipient: Washington College Board of Trustees

Abstract: Letter of 21 JUN 1870 written at Washington College to the Board of Trustees giving the number of students attending the just completed session – 345 – and the states from which they came; their arrangements in classes; conduct of students; the discontinuance of the Preparatory Course; Law School report; the work of the Board of Survey of the College; Chapel and religious activities; Library Report; recommendation of assignment of Mr. George Peabody to the Board of Trustees as of October 1869; submission of the new catalogue; performance of professors and assistants; statement of his health and absence of two months in a trip to a warmer climate.


R. E. Lee CollectionLeyburn Library