Correspondence, 1796-1930.


Correspondence, 1796-1930.

Consists mainly of the family correspondence of William Alexander Anderson, Francis T. Anderson, and Mary Ann Alexander Anderson; includes letters to and from Virginia Governor John Letcher, and two letters from Mildred Lee, daughter of Robert E. Lee; also includes two photographs.

.4 linear ft.

Related Entities

There are 6 Entities related to this resource.

Anderson family. (family)

William A. Alexander (WLU 1861) was a member of the Liberty Hall Volunteers, delegate to the Virginia Constitutional Convention (1901), Attorney General of Virginia (1902-1910), trustee of Washington and Lee University (1885-1930), and Rector of the Board (1915-1924). Francis T. Anderson (WLU 1828) was a lecturer (1876-1880), trustee of Washington College (1853-1887), rector (1879-1887), member of the Virginia House of Delegates (1861-1863), and a judge on the Supreme Court of Appeals. ...

Anderson, William Alexander, 1842-1930. (person)

Letcher, John, 1813-1884 (person)

Governor of Virginia. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Richmond, Va., to President Buchanan, 1860 June 13. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270591184 From the description of Autograph letter signed : Lexington, Va., to Hamilton Fish, Secretary of State, 1813-1884. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270590807 Native of Virginia; graduate of Washington College; lawyer, newspaper editor, presidential elector in 1848, and member of Virginia's constitutional c...

Anderson, Francis Thomas, 1808-1887. (person)

Anderson, Mary Ann Alexander, 1806-1881. (person)

Lee, Mildred. (person)

Resident of Lawton, Okla., and on board of Museum of the Great Plains; husband was coach at Douglass High School eventually joining the staff of Cameron University and active in Northside Chamber of Commerce. From the description of Mildred Lee collection, 1931-2002. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 71129076 From the description of Mildred Lee photograph collection, 1902-1997. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 260052034 Lee (b. 1908) wrote adult and juvenile novels and s...