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Unveiling of Robert E. Lee Statue in Charlottesville
Original Author: Unknown
Created: May 21, 1924
Medium: Colored photographic postcard

Unveiling of Robert E. Lee Statue in Charlottesville

This colored postcard created from an original photograph shows the crowd that assembled in Charlottesville for the unveiling of a statue dedicated to Robert E. Lee on the afternoon of May 21, 1924. Members of the Richmond Light Infantry Blues wearing their distinctive white-plumed shako helmets are lined up and visible in the crowd.

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