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Statue of Gen. Robert E. Lee.

United States. Congress. House. Committee on the Library

Statue of Gen. Robert E. Lee.

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on the Library

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Published by [s.n.] in Washington .
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    Subjects:
  • Cemeteries,
  • Monuments

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesAuthorizing erection of equestrian statue of Robert E. Lee in Arlington National Cemetery
    SeriesH.rp.1143
    The Physical Object
    FormatElectronic resource
    Pagination3 p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16187852M

      CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — A Virginia judge ruled Wednesday that a lawsuit over Charlottesville’s plans to remove a statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee should go forward. The great-great-great-great-nephew of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee, the year-old North Carolina native writes about his fight in a new book, "A Sin By Any Other Name.".


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