Henry Lee letter to Leroy and Bayard, bankers
File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 63
Scope and Contents
ALS with instructions from Lee to Leroy and Bayard, his private banking agents, concerning speculation in banknotes and shares. Also concerns the payment of personal bills and the scarcity of gold and silver.
- Lee, Henry, 1756-1818 (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
Original restricted; photocopies open for public research.
Conditions Governing Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Henry Lee letter to Leroy and Bayard, bankers must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Biographical / Historical
Soldier and public official from Virginia. The words "General Governor" written on the letter's back probably indicates Lee was governor of Virginia at the time (ca. 1792-1795)
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Purchased; Fred A. Rosenstock; 1976.
19th Century Mormon and Western Manuscripts.
Existence and Location of Copies
Available in photocopy.
- Register of Henry Lee letter to Leroy and Bayard, bankers
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- 2010 May 21
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- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.