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Washington College VA:

4 June 1870

 

My dear Sir

I have recd your letter of the 3rd Inst: announcing my election as an honorary member of the Young Mens Christian Association of Washington College, a society in whose prosperity I take the greatest interest and for the welfare of whose members my prayers are daily offered -

Please present my grateful thanks to your Association for the honour conferred on me & believe me very respy your obtservt

R E Lee

 

Mr A. N. Gordon

 Cor: Secy Y. M. C. Assn

Washington College VA: