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Front view of Mr. W. McLean's house, at Appomattox Court House, Virginia, in which General Lee signed the terms of surrender, April 9, 1865.

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Front view of Mr. W. McLean's house, at Appomattox Court House, Virginia, in which General Lee signed the terms of surrender, April 9, 1865.

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Title
Front view of Mr. W. McLean's house, at Appomattox Court House, Virginia, in which General Lee signed the terms of surrender, April 9, 1865.
Names
Battersby, Jenys C., Colonel (Artist)
Collection

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

American History -- 1865

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1865
Date Issued: 1865-11-04
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC AME-1865
Topics
Lee, Robert E. (Robert Edward), 1807-1870
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
United States -- 1865
McLean House (Appomattox County, Va.) -- 1865
Surrenders -- Virginia -- Appomattox County -- 1865
horseback riding -- Virginia -- Appomattox County -- 1865
Soldiers -- Virginia -- Appomattox County -- 1865
Notes
Content: Printed on border: "Surrender of Gen. Lee's army, April 9, 1865. --From sketches by Col. Battersby of the 1st New York cavalry. --See page 698."
Source identifier: HW (Hades Legacy Identifier / Struc ID)
Physical Description
Wood engravings
Extent: 14 x 24 cm. (5 1/4 x 9 1/2 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Dynix: 1677177
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17613372
Barcode: 33333159324751
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): fe0ac550-c532-012f-005a-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1865: Created (Approximate)
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Front view of Mr. W. McLean's house, at Appomattox Court House, Virginia, in which General Lee signed the terms of surrender, April 9, 1865." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1865 - 1865. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-ff17-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Front view of Mr. W. McLean's house, at Appomattox Court House, Virginia, in which General Lee signed the terms of surrender, April 9, 1865." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 29, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-ff17-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1865 - 1865). Front view of Mr. W. McLean's house, at Appomattox Court House, Virginia, in which General Lee signed the terms of surrender, April 9, 1865. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-ff17-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Front view of Mr. W. McLean's house, at Appomattox Court House, Virginia, in which General Lee signed the terms of surrender, April 9, 1865.