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Robert E. Lee, his son General George Washington Custis Lee, and his Chief of Staff Colonel Walter H. Taylor

From Left to Right; Lee's Son, Major General George Washington Custis Lee, General Robert E. Lee, and Lee's aide-de-camp, Colonel Walter Taylor.

The last known pictures of Robert E. Lee, taken post-Civil War. [200x305] - Imgur

The last known pictures of Robert E. Lee, taken post-Civil War. [200x305]

The last known pictures of Robert E. Lee, taken post-Civil War. A man of morals and honor.he was torn about the Civil War but stayed true to his home state Virginia.

April 9, 1865: The Surrender at Appomattox Court House, a small village that served as a way-station for travelers, in the 1848 brick home of Wilmer McLean, who had lived near Manassas during the First Battle of Bull Run, and had retired to Appomattox to escape the war. Roughly 175,000 Confederates remained in the field. Gen.  Johnston surrendered to Maj. Gen. Sherman in Durham, NC on April 26.

Federal soldiers in front of the McLean House at Appomattox Court House after the surrender of Lee's army

A Gentleman and his horse

This is a rare picture of General Robert E Lee with Traveler, looking tired, muddy & miserable with the weight of the Confederate world on his shoulders. Its unfortunate for him that he was on the wrong side of history. He was a fantastic general.

Picture of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee, a week after he surrendered to Gen. Ulysses S. Grant - 1865

AMERICAN CIVIL WAR ¥ Probably the most famous photograph of General Robert E. This photograph was taken just days after his surrender at Appomattox by the famous Matthew Brady behind General Lee's home in Richmond, VA.

Abraham Lincoln's grand daughter's. Robert Lincoln's daughters, Mary and Jessie Harlan Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln's grand daughters - Robert Lincoln's daughters, Mary Lincoln and Jessie Harlan Lincoln