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    Confederate General Fitzhugh Lee Post-War Autograph Letter Signed "Fitz Lee". One page, 5" x 8", May 23, 1901, Washington, D.C. This is a wonderfully personal letter, in fine condition with the usual old fold creases.

    More Information:  Lee graces a married woman's request for an autograph in this flirty letter which reads in part: "...I was so very sorry I/ could not tarry with you/ on my way from the West,/ but your admirer had/ to hurry on to Washington./ If Mr. Weir is absent, add/ the word warm before admirer!/...Yours to count on/ Fitz Lee". Lee, a West Point graduate and nephew of Robert E. Lee, was part of the Army of Northern Virginia and was wounded at the Battle of Winchester.

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    Auction Dates
    February, 2010
    11th-12th Thursday-Friday
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