Second son of Robert E. Lee who served as a Confederate cavalry general during the Civil War (1837-1891). ALS signed “W. H. F. Lee,” one page, 5.25 x 8.75, House of Representatives letterhead, August 15, 1888. Letter to Dr. Leddon, in full: “Much obliged for you letter. I want to see people of Orange. If I do not go to court how can I see them! Tell Mrs. Novell that I will be on the lookout. With my kindest regards and in great haste." In fine condition.
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