10 June 1873

 

I was disappointed that you did not come down on Saturday or since as I expect to leave here on Thursday next, can you not come & & [sic] varnish 2 pictures down here & bring a memorandum &c of those you sent by Mr. Green. If you cannot come let me hear from you, address here.

 

Care of Mrs. A. M. Fitzhugh

Alexandria, Va

M C Lee

 

 

 

Source: Photostat of original from Henry Woodhouse Collection, Jessie Ball duPont Library, Stratford Hall

 

Transcribed by Colin Woodward, 2017 April 18