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The surrender of Lee at Appomattox...



Item # 642871

April 15, 1865

SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, April 15, 1865 

* General Robert E. Lee surrenders
* Battle of Appomattox Court House


An inside page has over a full column taken up with a report headed: "THE GREAT VICTORY" which is an editorialized report concerning the surrender of General Robert E. Lee to General U.S. Grant at Appomattox (see).
The report concludes with: "The surrender of Lee, with his whole army, is a fitting conclusion of the masterly generalship of Grant and the splendid fighting of his noble army."
Interesting to find this report in a scientific journal, but it reflects the great significance of this event that it would be reported in this title.
Sixteen pages, great condition.

Item from Catalog 263 (released for October, 2017)...

Category: Yankee

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