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|Creator:||Mahone, William, 1826-1895|
|Creator:||Galati, Leslie Ann|
|Title:||Mahone, William letter|
This letter is Mahone's reminiscences about the days leading up to Gen. Robert E. Lee's surrender at Appomattox Court House. Written on hotel stationary in response to an inquiry by former General James Longstreet. Mahone was educated as an engineer and served as a general in the Confederate Army of Northern Virginia. After the Civil War, he was active in Virginia politics as a U.S. Senator and leader of the Virginia Republican Party.
Local identification number: RG 242
Local identification number: Mahone.tif
|Subjects:||Mahone, William, 1826-1895 | Confederate States of America. Army of Northern Virginia | United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 | United States|
|Collection:||Auburn University Libraries' Civil War Letters|
|Institution:||Auburn University Libraries|
|Contributors:||Auburn University. Library. Special Collections and Archives|
General William Mahone Letter, Auburn University Libraries. Special Collections and Archives.
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|Persistent Link to Item:||http://content.lib.auburn.edu/cdm/ref/collection/civil2/id/21170|