May 18, 2019 09:00 AM EDT Asheville, North Carolina


1864 Richmond Travel Pass for Mrs. Robert E. Lee

handwritten and printed pass, with heading "Provost Marshal's Office, Richmond, VA. July 18, 1864" to "Mrs Ro E Lee/Two daughters 2 servants will pass at will for ten days to Fluvanna County by road or Packet subject to the discretion of the Military Authorities" signed by "Is H Carrington/Provost Marshal", 3-1/4 in. (sight); framed, 7-1/4 x 9-1/2 in.


Mrs Robert E. Lee was a frequent guest to Bremo Plantation in Fluvanna County Virginia during the Civil War years.  Where she stayed at the plantation was informally called "Mrs. Lee's room"

Provenance:Historic Bremo Plantation, Bremo, Virginia


blue pencil mark upper right corner, minor fading

Estimate: $800 - $1,200
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