Louisville June 1st /66

 

Gen Robert E Lee,

                        Dear Sir

                                                My mother Mrs James B. Clay proposes placing my brother John and myself at the college which has the honor having you as President.

Will you do me the favor of sending me a circular of the college, and greatly oblige one who feels an honor to subscribe himself.

 

                                                            Your devoted friend and admirer

                                                                                    Harry Clay

P. S. Address Harry Clay box 249

Louisville Ky.

 

Notation on reverse in General Lee’s handwriting:

Kentucky

            I June ‘66

Harry Clay

 

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