LEE GUARD, CO. A., 1ST VA. REGT. RICHMOND, VIRGINIA. REQUESTS THE PLEASURE OF YOUR COMPANY TO THEIR GRAND SELECT MILITARY PIC-NIC AT CITY WATER WORKS, WEDNESDAY, MAY 1ST, 1872.

Richmond: Fergusson & Rady, Printers, 1872. Single sheet, folded to [4]pp, each page 5" x 7-7/8." Various type sizes and fonts. A few light fox spots, Very Good. Printed on first page, interior pages blank. Final page prints "Compliments Of," with "Lee Guard" in pencil beneath it.

The invitation includes an oval portrait of an armored and winged maiden, surrounded by the mottoes "Sic Semper Tyrannis" and "Pro Aris et Focis." General Lee died in 1870 at the age of 63. Item #38889

Price: $75.00

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