WESTMINSTER COLLEGE

                       

                                    Philologic Society.

 

            Fulton, Mo., February 24th 1866.

 

Major Gen. R. E. Lee

                                    Sir:

                                                As Secretary of the Philolgic literary Society of Westminster College located at Fulton, Missouri, I take pleasure in informing you of your election, as an honorary member, of our Society.

            We will be glad to receive your reply – of acceptance in your own handwriting – as it is desired to file it, in the archives of our Society.

 

                                                            Very Respy, and Truly

                                                                        Horace Sheley

                                                                                    Secretary.

 

Notation on reverse in General Lee’s handwriting:

            24 Feb ‘66

Philologic Society

Westminster College

Fulton Mo

 

Honorary Member

 

Ansd 6 Mar ‘66