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three competitions for a design for a monument to Gen. Robert E. Lee, 1877-1887

three competitions for a design for a monument to Gen. Robert E. Lee, 1877-1887

a protest and a review.

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Published by Whittet & Shepperson in Richmond, Va .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lee, Robert E. 1807-1870 -- Monuments.

  • Edition Notes

    Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

    ContributionsYA Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsYA 17271
    The Physical Object
    Pagination27 p. ;
    Number of Pages27
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL597764M
    LC Control Number96190506


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The following is a partial list of monuments and memorials to Robert E. Lee, who served as General in Chief of the Three competitions for a design for a monument to Gen. Robert E. Lee of the Confederate States in ^ "R. Lee Memorial Church About Us".

Lee Memorial Church. Retrieved 19 September Established in the mid-nineteenth century as Grace Church, and renamed after his death to honor. Robert E. Lee - Collection 1877-1887 book Books Adam, G. Mercer. The LIfe of General Robert E. Lee, pdf Adams, Charles Francis.

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The monument was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in   Robert Edward Lee. An address delivered at the dedication of the monument to General Robert Edward Lee at Richmond, Virginia, by Anderson, Archer, ; Lee Monument Association.

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Lee's father, Maj. Gen. "Light-Horse Harry" Lee fought in the Revolutionary War. (Robert E. Lee Memorial Association, Stratford) Few figures in American history are more divisive, contradictory or. The Robert E. Lee Monument was the first and is the largest of Monument Avenue's monuments in Richmond, the Lee Monument Association commissioned a lithograph of a painting by Adalbert lithograph, depicting Robert E.

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of Monument and. Born into a famous Virginia family on JanuRobert E. Lee served his state with great devotion all his life. His family lived at Stratford and later Alexandria, Virginia. At the United States Military Academy he distinguished himself in both scholastics and martial exercises.

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Lee Monument (photo by Carptrash, via Wikimedia Commons) The finished Lee Monument, a full 26 feet tall with its Author: Benjamin Sutton. Address on the life and character of Gen.

Robert E. Lee, Contributor Names Hampton, Wade, YA Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress) Created / Published Baltimore, Printed by. FILE - In this Sept. 16, file photo, State Police keep a handful of Confederate protesters separated from counter demonstrators in front of the statue of Confederate General Robert E.

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I mean, I guess I didn't just figure that he'd died and that was the end, but I had no idea how much he really LIVED, I guess is what I am trying to say/5(). Robert E. Lee Monument or General Robert E. Lee Monument or variations may refer to. Gen. Robert E. Lee Monument (Marianna, Arkansas), listed on the National Register of Historic Places (NRHP) Robert E.

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Stonewall Jackson, that “As regards the erection of such a monument as is contemplated, my conviction is that the attempt would have the effect of continuing, if not adding to, the difficulties under which the Southern people labor.”Author: CBC Editorial.

Not really a biography, it consists mostly of a large number of letters written by Robert E Lee to various people throughout his life, connected by his son's description of events in Lee's life. Those who are looking for detailed descriptions of Civil War battles will be disappointed -- the book focuses mostly on Robert E Lee as a person/5(7).

Robert E. Lee V also told CNN that the acts of violence in Charlottesville were “senseless” and believes that General Lee would not have endorsed the violence. Lee was a Author: Daniel S.

Levine. In JuneLee criticized a plan to build a monument to Gen. Thomas "Stonewall" Jackson, whose fatal wounding at Chancellorsville three years prior had deprived the Army of Author: Jonathan Horn.

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R.E. LEE AT THE WASHINGTON & LEE UNIVERSITY, LEXINGTON, VIRGINIA. Engraved by A. Walter, after a photo from life. Lower margins with facsimile signatures of Lee; Gen. This is the first of its kind on the web. Search for images and information on any monument or marker on the Gettysburg battlefield.

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Lee County Courthouse jpg 4, × 2,; MBLocation: United States of America. Ervin Jordan, author of [Black Confederates and Afro-Yankees in Civil War Virginia] talks about the controversies over the monument in Charlottesville, Virginia, of Confederate General Robert E.

Lee. hand colored engraving of Robert E. Lee, over an inscription reading SOLD BY AUTHORITY OF THE LEE MEMORIAL ASSOCIATION FOR THE ERECTION OF A MONUMENT AT THE TOMBE OF GENL. R.E. LEE AT THEWASHINGTON & LEE UNIVERSITY, LEXINGTON, VIRGINIA". Engraved by A.

Walter, after a photo from life. The Robert E. Lee Monument (also known as the Marianna Confederate Monument) is a U. memorial built to honor Lee County's Confederate monument was carved by the McNeel Marble Co.

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Levine. Workers prepare to take down the statue of former Confederate general Robert E. Lee, which stands over feet tall, in Lee Circle in New Orleans, Friday, Gerald Herbert / AP.

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Robert E. Lee discouraged monuments. They ‘keep open the sores of war,’ he wrote. He said so on several occasions in the years after he surrendered his army to Gen. The pdf of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee in Oak Lawn could come down as soon as next week, pending a vote of the Dallas City Council.

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The "Unite the. A ebook of Robert E. Lee ought to be put in a museum, members of the Mayor's Task Force on Confederate Monuments said Tuesday.

The task force members voted nearly unanimously to relocate the Lee Author: Tristan Hallman.