Rose family papers, 1831-1943 [manuscript].


Rose family. Rose family papers, 1831-1943 [manuscript].

Rose family papers, 1831-1943 [manuscript].

Letters of Alexander Rose (1738-1807), John McAden Rose (1815- 1895), Duncan Rose (1855-1955), and other members of the Rose family of Fayetteville, N.C., chiefly concerning family affairs. A few letters relate to family history. Also included are copies of the farewell addresses of Robert E. Lee and Joseph E. Johnston to their troops at the end of the Civil War.

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