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Lee, Henry, 1756-1818


Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:

Agreement between Bushrod Washington and Henry Lee, 1798 January 29

 Item — Box 3, Folder: 2
Scope and Contents

Autograph document signed by Bushrod Washington and Henry "Light-Horse Harry" Lee, conveying the estate of Belvidere to Washington.

Dates: 1798 January 29

Agreement between Bushrod Washington and Henry Lee, 1795 January 21

 Item — Box 3, Folder: 2
Scope and Contents

Autograph document signed by Henry "Light-Horse Harry" Lee. An agreement about a road connecting the Belvedire estate to a canal.

Dates: 1795 January 21

Appointment, Henry Lee, 1796 December 24

 Item — Box 29, Folder: 1796.12.24
Identifier: RM-378; MS-2461
Scope and Contents

A.D.S. 1 page. Appointment of Henry Lee, by William Augustine Washington, to receive monies owed from the State of Maryland. Witnessed by William Rice.

Dates: 1796 December 24

Letter, from Henry Lee, 1800 April 10

 Item — Box 5, Folder: 1800.04.10
Identifier: MSS-278
Scope and Contents

"Reports unanimous consent of Congress to extend franking privileges to her since postage of letters to her ""had become immoderate""--repeats his desire to serve her in any way. [See answer dated Ap. 20, 1800, T. Lear to Lee]"

Dates: 1800 April 10

Letter, John Marshall to General Henry Lee, 1796 July 18

 Item — Box 28, Folder: 1796.07.18
Identifier: 2018-SC-073-002
Scope and Contents

Autograph letter signed with address panel. Richmond. Marshall writes to Lee about the sale of property and slaves and the suicide of lawyer Alexander Campbell, who was due to appear in Philadelphia for the Hunter v. Fairfax case. Marshall suggests going to Mount Vernon on Tuesday, where President George Washington was at home visiting.

Dates: 1796 July 18

Letter, to General Henry Lee, 1800 April 20

 Item — Box 2, Folder: 1800.04.20
Identifier: MSS-280
Scope and Contents

At Mrs. Washington's request, acknowledges his letter, communicating Congress's assent to extend to her the franking privilege.

Dates: 1800 April 20

Lloyd Nicholas Rogers to General Henry Lee, draft, 1810 January 24

 Item — Box 4, Folder: 22
Scope and Contents

Draft of letter from Lloyd Nicholas Rogers, New York, to Major-General Henry Lee discussing the life of Baron de Kalb.

Dates: 1810 January 24

Note regarding 5000 acres offered to George Washington in Jefferson County, 1788 November 20

 Item — Box 2, Folder: 15
Content Description From the Collection: The Bushrod Washington Family Papers consist of documents gathered by the descendants of the first President of the United States, George Washington. The collection comprises an assortment of correspondence and legal documents documenting the lives and property ownership of several branches of the Washington family. The collection is organized into five series: Correspondence, Legal Documents, Social, Miscellaneous, and Indenture Notices (Land Deeds).The Correspondence series,...
Dates: 1788 November 20

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Slavery 1