Letter from Robert E. Lee to Simon Cameron, Secretary of War, in which Lee Resigned from the U.S. Army, 04/20/1861
ARC Identifier 300383 / MLR Number PI-17 66A, PI-17 66B (...)
Item from Record Group 94: Records of the Adjutant General's Office, 1762 - 1984
|Creator(s):||War Department. The Adjutant General's Office. (03/04/1907 - 09/18/1947)|
|Type(s) of Archival Materials:||Textual Records|
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|Part Of:||Series: Returns of Military Organizations, compiled ca. 1800 - 12/1916
MLR Number: PI-17 66A, PI-17 66B (...)
|Specific Records Type(s):||Letters (Correspondence)|
|General Note(s):||Exhibit no. 624.0022. Exhibit History: "American Originals," December 1995 - June 1996, National Archives Rotunda, Washington, DC, Exhibit No. 624.0022. Civil War Exhibition, April 1995 - October 1995, Ronald Reagan Library, Simi Valley, CA, Exhibit No. 1177.0002. Lincoln Sesquicentennial Exhibition, 1959, National Archives, Washington, DC.|
|Microform Publication(s) Available:||M2063, Selected Military Service Records Relating to Robert E. Lee
M619, Letters Received by the Office of the Adjutant General (Main Series), 1861-1870.
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|Variant Control Number(s):||NAIL Control Number: NWCTB-94-PI17E12-L60(1861)
NAIL Control Number: NWDT1-94-PI17E12-L60(1861)
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