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Cate, William Lea, 1840-1924



  • Existence: 1840-06-10 - 1924-01-14

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Captain W.L. Cate, Co. A, c1865. Union Army. Studio portrait. Photo by Larcombs, Nashville., circa. 1865

 Item — Box Photo C-4, Item: 9
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

Black and white original prints of Union Army officers during the Civil War. Roscoe Simmons Cate Manuscript Collection also in repository.

Dates: circa. 1865

Cate family papers

Identifier: WHC-M-2725
Scope and Contents


Correspondence and related papers of Captain W. L. Cate of Company A, Fourth Tennessee Cavalry, during the U.S. Civil War. Many of the letters are between W. L. Cate and Lizzie Julian, regarding their relationship, and Captain Cate's activities during the war.

Dates: 1861 - 1868