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First Name: William C.
Last Name: Burke
Gender: Male
Birth Date: 1819
Owner's Name: George Washington Parke Custis
Robert E. Lee
Reference Number: UNL00006513

Notes:

Former Custis family slave who was liberated and sent to Liberia.

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Record Date:

02/09/1867

Record Type:

Letter

Record Call No.

Mss1 L5144 a 6354

Record Title

Letter, 1867, of William C. Burke, of Clay Ashland, [Liberia], to Ralph Randolph Gurley.

Document Notes:

Concerning his health, family life, lack of missionary aid because of the Civil War, description of a trip to Cape Palmas, Liberia, and questions about "Arlington," Arlington, Va.

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