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Carolina Life Insurance Company,

Memphis, Tennessee

Jefferson Davis, Pres.                                                                         Gen. W. M. Browne, Sec.

Baltimore Branch Office

17 German St., near South.

Gen, Wade Hampton, Prest. D. C. Trimble, Sec. K. Witmer, Gen. Agt.

R[i]ch[mond], Va., Feb 8th 1873

 

My Dear Colonel,

            If you can do so without inconvenience, I write that you would give us your influence in helping our Co. You can do us much good. Not only in Norfolk, but throughout the state & I trust therefore that you may be able to give us the benefit of your name. With my best wishes I am

Very truly yrs,

Wade Hampton

Col. W. H. Taylor

 

Source: The Archives of the Robert E. Lee Memorial Foundation, Papers of the Lee Family, Box 8, M2009.402

Transcribed by Caitlin Connelly, 2016 July 15