Skip to main content

     MANUSCRIPTS and ARCHIVAL MATERIAL

Box 1 [X030899289]

 Container

Contains 1 Collection or Record:

Celestia Essie Wade Butler Smith business correspondence, 1916-1933

 File — Box: 1 [X030899289], Folder: 2
Scope and Contents Celestia Essie Wade Butler Smith correspondence about publishing her stories, her work with preserving the Confederacy, including creating ways to honor Robert E. Lee with a memorial postage stamp and restoration of Arlington House. Correspondents include Edward W. Saunders, Captain John J. Crowley, J. E. Harper, Josephus Daniel, Fannie M. Tate, DuBose Heyward, Sophie Carter Richardson (who was corresponding with Eleanor Roosevelt to set up a meeting with the President), Mary Flournoy, William...
Dates: 1916-1933