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The Unveiling of the Lee Monument
Original Author: Unknown
Created: May 29, 1890
Medium: Photographic print
Publisher: Virginia Historical Society

The Unveiling of the Lee Monument

A crowd of men and boys, both white and black, surround the large equestrian statue of Confederate general Robert E. Lee that was unveiled in Richmond on May 29, 1890. This photograph was taken on the day of the unveiling.

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