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dc.creatorLee, Robert E. (Robert Edward), 1807-1870
dc.descriptionLee responds to a letter from Cabell pertaining to the imprisonment of John McCue. McCue had been sentenced to life in prison for spying for the Confederacy. He was a member of Confederate Colonel John S. Mosby's Rangers. McCue was ultimately pardoned by Ulysses S. Grant.en_US
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dc.subject.lccMcCue, John Willis, 1846-1911en_US
dc.subject.lccCabell, William D.en_US
dc.subject.lcshSpies -- Confederate States of Americaen_US
dc.subject.lcshUnited States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Secret serviceen_US
dc.titleLetter to William D. Cabell, July 27, 1865 (correspondence)en_US
dc.rights.holderSpecial Collections and Archives, Leyburn Library, Washington and Lee University, Lexington, VA

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  • Coll. 0064 - Robert E. Lee Papers
    These letters represent W&L's collection which documents aspects of Lee's life and career as a soldier, educator, friend, and father.

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